Priyanka Chopra reposts Michelle Obama's statement about US Supreme Court's ruling on abortion rights

Celebrities have been speaking out against the US Supreme Court's decision to strike down

Roe v Wade which protected reproductive rights for women.

The ruling will result in abortion being banned in several states.

While Priyanka Chopra didn't directly react to the news,

she reposted former first lady, Michelle Obama's post to her Instagram story.

In her Instagram stories, Priyanka expressed her heartbreak over the recent US Supreme Court decision.

Resharing a heartbreaking statement written by Michelle Obama,

Chopra also posted another story featuring a political cartoon that compared gun rights in America compared to abortion rights.

As Roe v Wade was struck down after nearly 50 years since it became one of the significant wins for women's rights,