Deepika outruns Kat to be Sallu’s new girl

Deepika Padukone lost one man to Katrina Kaif. Looks like she may soon get to avenge herself by stepping into Kaif’s shoes as Salman Khan’s girl in Kabir Khan’s film, to be produced by YRF.

While Katrina is still under consideration for the role, both Aditya Chopra and director Kabir have zeroed down on Prakash Padukone’s daughter.

Explaining how Deepika came into the picture, a source said, “They needed a young A-lister opposite Salman for the film.