Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty molested, calls Mumbai ‘suffocatingly unsafe’

Published: March 20, 2014
crime Mumbai

Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty molested. Twitter photo

HINDUSTAN TIMES

Actor-VJ Rhea Chakraborty, who was last seen in Yash Raj Films’ production Mere Dad Ki Maruti, was groped and molested in Mumbai on Tuesday evening.

Rhea tweeted about the incident that happened inside a building in Khar (Mumbai), where she lives.

She wrote, “Luckily, I take martial arts classes and managed to kick him real hard..And screamed so he ran away…But Mumbai is suffocatingly unsafe. (sic)”

Later, Rhea filed an FIR and issued a statement saying, ” I would like to thank everyone for their support and encouraging words I have tweeted about this unfortunate incident only to highlight the dismal reality and ask all women to be more aware. The police are doing their job and I am confident they will get to the bottom of this matter.”

With a series of tweets and responses, the actor discussed the incident and lamented the situation of women’s safety in Mumbai.


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