Malayalam Actor Sanusha Alleges Sexual Harassment On Train, Saddened By People's Indifference

Cheryl Sanders
February 4, 2018

The incident happened in the wee hours of this morning, around 1.10 am and talking about her ordeal, Sanusha told NDTV, "I opened my eyes as I felt something against my lips".

She also did not let the alleged molester escape till her co- passengers called the TTE and filed a police complaint at Thissur police station.

Recalling the horrific incident Sanusha said that her fellow passengers did not help her when she raised an alarm. "I was screaming... It's sad how the others behaved", said Sanusha. "I immediately twisted his hand and switched on the light,".The actor also stated that it was heartbreaking to see that nobody reacted or supported her during this terrible experience. She boarded the train at Kannur while Bose had boarded at Tirur in a general compartment.

As the people around her was not lending help, she approached the ticket examiner. However, as a woman I want members of the community to stand up for me at times when such incidents happen, not just later on social media.

Actor Sanusha was allegedly sexually harassed on a train on Thursday. "I switched on the light immediately".

He was arrested under IPC section 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) and remanded to judicial custody till 15 February, they said.

The News18 reported also said that the actress wanted others to be learn from her example and fight in such situations.

"Before any other education is imparted, little girls must be taught to react to bad touch, harassment or any other unpleasant thing in schools and houses", she told Asianet News.

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