The man who slapped me didn't represent muslim ommunity: Gauahar Khan
03 December, 2014
Mumbai: Bollywood star Gauahar Khan was slapped by a man in the audience at a TV competition she was presenting after he took offence at the clothes she was wearing. Akil Malik, 24, reacted after seeing the model wearing a short dress while she hosted the grand finale of singing competition Raw Star at Film City in Goregaon, Mumbai.
The 24-year-old then got out of his seat and threatened to assault her live on television. Gauahar Khan looks visibly upset after being slapped by a man in the audience at a TV competition she was presenting after he took offence at the clothes she was wearing while hosting singing competition Raw Star
The man, Akil Malik, told police that Khan, as a Muslim woman, 'should not have worn such a short dress'
According to The Independent Malik was arrested and charged with molestation under Section 354 of the Indian Penal Code.