Mumbai, July 16
Actor Rhea Chakraborty on Thursday requested the cyber crime cell to look into rape and homicide threats she has been receiving ever because the loss of life of shut good friend, actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Rajput, 34, was discovered useless in his Bandra residence on June 14, leaving folks within the movie business and audiences shocked.
Chakraborty, specifically, was subjected to on-line hate with customers blaming her for Rajput’s suicide.
The 28-year-old actor ultimately disabled the feedback part of her Instagram web page.
Sharing a screenshot of a hate message she obtained on Instagram, Chakraborty mentioned whereas she had ignored many abusive texts despatched to her previously month, the harassment was now insufferable.
“I used to be known as a gold digger. stored quiet I used to be known as a assassin. I stored quiet, I used to be slut shamed, I stored quiet.
“But how does my silence give you the right to tell me that you will get me raped and murdered if I don’t commit suicide @mannu_raaut?” the actor wrote tagging one of many accounts from which she obtained risk.
No one ought to be subjected to this sort of “toxicity and harassment”, she added.
Chakraborty, identified for movies akin to ‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’ and ‘Jalebi’, additional tagged the cyber cell and requested the authorities to look into the threats.
“I request @cyber_crime_helpline @cybercrimeindia to please take necessary action. Enough is enough,” she wrote.
Shortly after Rajput’s loss of life, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh mentioned the Mumbai police would additionally probe the angle of “professional rivalry”, which was alleged to be the reason for the suicide.
On June 18, Chakraborty was known as to Bandra police station to report her assertion. PTI