Mumbai, March 29 -- By playing a student in his debut film, Sidharth Malhotra gained a massive fan following among the youth. And with his recent film, co-starring Parineeti Chopra, also doing well, the actor is in demand these days.
He has been getting requests from various schools and colleges to attend their annual functions. Sidharth's female fans are especially keen that he visits their college campuses. "He has become a heartthrob among young girls. Time and again, he has even been mobbed at public appearances. The appreciation for his second film has only added to his following. In the past few months, he has been approached by several educational institutions to attend their events," says a source close to the actor.
Sidharth is now working out his dates so he is able to attend a few such functions. "He is busy shooting for Mohit Suri's next with Shraddha Kapoor. But after getting so many requests from schools and colleges, he is trying to make time to attend some of the events as he doesn't want to disappoint his fans," adds the source.
Confirming the news, Sidharth says, "My team keeps getting a lot of requests and, as much as I can, I try to make time for them."