Zaira Wasim who got fame as an actor after the 2016 hit movie Dangal reports that she was molested mid-flight. According to her Instagram story she was in a flight from Delhi to Mumbai when a middle aged man molested her. The actress also said that at first she thought it was the turbulence and ignored it. But turned out that the man was keeping his foot on her arm rest. After that she says the man rubbed her back and neck with his foot. She further added that she tried capture it on her phone but due to low lighting she couldn't. She says that she was half asleep and the whole molestation thing made her 2 hour long flight a miserable one. In an Instagram video shared by the 17-year-old actress she said
"This is terrible. No one will help up if we don't decide to help ourselves,"
Air Vistara, the airline in which Zaira was flying also took to twitter to say that they are going through a detailed investigation on the incident. They also said that they have zero tolerance for such behavior.https://twitter.com/airvistara/status/939683874350747649 In another Twitter statement released by the airline, they apologized to the actress for having to go through it. https://twitter.com/airvistara/status/939731693736300544 Only a few months ago she gave a superhit movie Secret Superstar. Earlier this year she was also awarded National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement by the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind.