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Anurag Kashyap’s Daughter Aaliyah Shares Rape Menace Screenshots

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap’s daughter Aaliyah took to Instagram on Friday to publish display screen pictures of rape threats she has been receiving, amongst different derogatory feedback, after she shared {a photograph} in lingerie just lately.

“The previous few weeks have been actually onerous on my psychological well being. Ever since I posted a photograph of me in lingerie, I’ve been getting essentially the most vile, degrading and disgusting feedback, I’ve by no means felt extra frightened than I’ve previously few weeks to the purpose the place I thought of deleting my Instagram. I’ve tried to disregard the harassment and shrug it off however the fact is that we have to discuss it as a result of these sorts of feedback contribute to the rape tradition that impacts all girls in India (and the remainder of the world) in in some way.

“We appear to be a rustic that may maintain candle marches for a girl after she’s been sexually assaulted however gained’t defend a girl whereas she’s alive. And the reality is that ladies in India develop up being sexualized their entire lives, I’ve grown up with these sorts of feedback to the purpose the place it culminated into me being sexually assaulted as a minor by a center aged man. The double normal is that lots of the individuals who have harassed me, together with many different girls, are hypocrites. They like to fake that they’re on an ethical excessive floor purchase in actuality, they’re those selling rape tradition that exists,” she wrote.

Aaliyah captioned her publish saying, “TW: sexual assault, rape thanks @shaiwriting for serving to me put my ideas and emotions into phrases.”

Prior to now, Aaliyah has uploaded a video on her YouTube channel the place she spoke about on-line harassment and bullying.