Taapsee Pannu Opens About How She Faced Harassed As A Teen

Sep 16, 2016: The struggles of being a girl in India are not few. There are times when most girls have experienced harassment in some form or the other at workplace, in public places and elsewhere. Latest case has come out of actress Taapsee Pannu who was born and raised in Delhi. She revealed how she faced harassment when she was a college-going teenager.

In an interview to Ieading news paper, she revealed, “Eve-teasing used to happen almost on a daily basis in Delhi. I used to travel in DTC buses while going to college for the longest time. I got my car when I was 19. So for two years before getting a car, I used to travel in DTC buses. And eve-teasing used to happen almost daily. Not just that, I have been touched inappropriately in DTC buses. Rubbed at wrong places while in a bus. And if we ventured into crowded areas in Delhi during the time of festivals, people used to touch you at inappropriate places. It was very common and has happened to me.”
The actress will be seen in the women –empowering film ‘Pink’.

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