Teenage Bollywood actor molestation case: I am appalled, says Mehbooba Mufti
Any harassment or crime against women should be dealt with swiftly and effectively, she wrote on her Twitter page reacting the actor’s statement.bollywood Updated: Dec 10, 2017 17:06 IST
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday said she was appalled to hear about the molestation of a teenage Bollywood actor on board a Delhi-Mumbai flight by a co-passenger.
Any harassment or crime against women should be dealt with swiftly and effectively, she wrote on her Twitter page reacting to the actor’s statement.
As a mother of two daughters, “I am appalled” at what happened with the actor, she said. She urged the authorities to take strict action.
Any harassment/crime against women shld be dealt with swiftly & effectively. As a mother of 2 daughters I am appalled at what happened with @zairawasimz. Hope the relevant authorities take strict action @airvistara @Ashok_Gajapathi @jayantsinha— Mehbooba Mufti (@MehboobaMufti) December 10, 2017
The 17-year-old actor complained about her ordeal, claiming that a middle-aged man seated behind her moved his foot up and down her neck and back.