Kingfisher model and worldwide Internet sensation, Poonam Pandey, kept her promise and tweeted a topless photo of herself without bikini on Twitter, amidst the many other sexy photos of the 19-year-old Indian model, in honor of her World Cup promise for Team India.
Finally on Public demand Sharing a pic #PoonamPandeyWithoutBikini Tweethearts!! Thanx for Loving me so Much, Pandey tweeted on Wednesday along with a photo of herself lying topless on a couch.
The latest publicity stunt by the self-proclaimed most downloaded model on the Internet, according to Pandey and Google, comes in celebration for Team India's World Cup win over Sri Lanka last year in the ongoing Tri-Series at Hobart. Last March, Pandey said that she would go naked if the team wins.
I'm a cricket fanatic and I'm a diehard supporter of my nation, she said last year. India needs a lot of support and this is my way of supporting the team.
According to Pandey, the photo was taken to raise morale for the team and to excite out boys to play better.
#PoonamPandeyWithoutBikini after the Pic Releases we shud see a Change in Team India's Performance..Hope even ST (Saching Tendulkar) gets is 100 ton soon, Pandey wrote for her favorite cricket team.
Before the photo was released by Pandey, one Twitter user reminded her of the promise she made to tweet out a topless photo for Team India.
Indian cricket team doesn't performing well since the WC bcs #PoonamPandeyinBikini she need to remove her Bikni to kept her promise, wrote Twitter user arpitjn.
The photo came after a stream of messages, serving as a countdown for the photo without bikini, with updates every five minutes that the photo was coming. Pandey also warned fans under the age of 18 that the content would be inappropriate.
WARNING 18 and under should not try looking up the pic. that said i do not take responsibility for anyone under age #PoonamPandeyWithoutBikini, she tweeted along with the photo.
Pandey was named the Kingfisher Calendar girl for 2011 and has risen to fame online, searched for by the masses globally. The model recently announced the launch of her Web site, a one of a kind in India, that would allow fans to contact her 24 hours a day and seven days a week.
The photo release comes just a few days after a verbal spat between Pandey and controversial Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen on Twitter.
Also known for rousing controversy, Taslima responded to a tweet from Pandey which read, Attitude is like your underwear; you must wear it, but never show it (sic). Taslima reportedly started the argument after that tweet to dish out some wise words to Pandey.
Poonam Pandey got naked but not satisfied. She wanna do dirtiest things none did before. Wants to get f****d in public!(sic), Taslima wrote. My protest agnst d objectification is 4 women's dignity, not 4 publicity. My criticism ws agnst d video u endorsed.(sic).
The bash against her wardrobe, or lack thereof, prompted Pandey to respond to the verbal spat along with a photo.
Well behaved women.,, rarely make history, Pandey tweeted with a photo of herself in a bikini.
On Thursday, Poonam Pandey reiterated her views via her Facebook account.
It is time to build a society where young people are looked upon as creative citizens, instead of consuming rats at the mall, she wrote.
Looks like this model will be making history. View the slideshow to see photos of 19-year-old Indian model Poonam Pandey.
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