Pratibha Tiwari of 'Saath Nibhaana Saathiya’ molested, files FIR

‘Saath Nibhaana Saathiya’ actress Pratibha Tiwari best known for her role as Naiya was molested by a drunk man in Mumbai. The actress lodged a FIR at the police station against the drunk molester.

The unfortunate incident took place when Pratibha Tiwari along with her hairdresser was standing at 10 pm near the Kandivali highway. The molester was totally drunk.

Talking to TOI, the actress asked other women to do the same if they face a similar situation. “It’s surprising that such an incident could occur on a busy road at 10 pm. It was shocking but a revelation, too. I learnt that women are scared to lodge a complaint in these cases, but I would urge them to fight it out,” she said.

Starred in soaps like ‘Tujhse Naraz Nahi Zindagi’, ‘Phir Bhi Na Maane…’ and  ‘Badtameez Dil’, Pratibha Tiwari also appeared in a number of commercials.

Currently, she is playing a negative role in ‘Saath Nibhana Saathiya’  which is one of Star Plus’s longest running shows. She plays the role of Amar Upadhyay’s daughter who wants to kill the child of her brother and sister-in-law.