Reposted two hours before writing this, Ms Irani's photo has been 'liked' over 3,100 times.
"I love it," comments producer and friend Ekta Kapoor. The actor-turned-politician dominated the small screen for years as Tulsi Virani in Balaji's Kyuki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi.
The Minister of Textiles and Information & Broadcasting made her debut on Instagram earlier this year in May with - appropriately enough - a throwback picture of her "early days." She has over 66,000 followers and regularly posts photos and videos of her children and behind-the-scenes moments from her political life. Click for more trending news