In Instagram stories posted around midnight, Zaira alleged the man rubbed his foot against her neck and back, and even had his foot placed on her arm rest.
Mumbai: National award-winning actress Zaira Wasim described her shocking experience of molestation while she was on board a Delhi-Mumbai Vistara flight. She said she got no help from the flight crew even on complaining.
"I just landed. The whole irony of this is that I yelled".
"Is this how you're going to take care of a girl..."
"No one will help us if we dont decide to help ourselves". The 17-year-old National Award victor, however, managed to take a photo of the man's foot on her arm rest.
The 17-year-old National Award victor shared her ordeal via an Instagram Story. The actress also said that this incident was continued for 10 minutes. The actress than went on to claim that the man then touched her neck and her back with his feet.
"So, I was in a flight travelling from Delhi to Mumbai today and right behind me one middle-aged man who made my 2-hour journey miserable". She also tried to record the misbehaviour done by accused man but due to dim lights, she failed to capture the activity clearly. I ignored it the first time, blamed the turbulence for it.
"Until I woke up to this pleasant sight of his attractive foot rubbing my back and neck". Vistara has been notified of the incident, and it has apparently assured that a detailed investigation is being carried out.
The incident is viral on social media with among top three trending on Twitter.
Meanwhile, a woman police official has been sent to the hotel in Mumbai where the actor is put up to record her statement, a senior police official said.
Post this entire situation, the airlines Vistara took to their Twitter page and tweeted in support of the actress.