In conversation with Mid-day on the occasion of World Environment Day, Jackie Shroff said, “People carry phones and what not in their hands. I thought I`ll carry a plant and roam.” Shroff had lately become a social media favourite with his public appearances featuring a potted plant in his hand. 

The environment enthuiast and Bollywood actor linked his passion of plants to a school project in which he sowed methi seeds as a young child. 

Speaking of the spider-plant`s unique quality—which the star is constantly spotted carrying—he mentioned that it provides oxygen even at night and that there is no greater companion than this one. 

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