Mariyam Nafees is one of the most beautiful and skillful actress from the current lot. She has already proved her mettle as versatile artist by portraying various characters on small screens. Her power-pack performances earned for her critical and commercial acclaim. After winning hearts on small screens, she is all set to make her silver screen debut. Her Kam-Zarf co-star Ali Ansari to play the male lead opposite Mariyam. He is also marking his silver screen debut with the film.
The Actress Mariyam Nafees, who is currently appearing in the mega hit serials Munafiq and Mohabbat Na Kariyo, in a recent social media statement spoke up about the #MeToo movement. She opened up about being a victim of harassment. As the actress received an inappropriate proposal. Mariyam Nafees revealed that she has been harassed in her Whatsapp account.
Turning to Instagram, Mariyam narrated an incident where a man had blatantly asked her some hideous questions. She posted the screenshot of the messages received by that man. Alongside the screenshot she wrote, “Actress hu, prostitute nahi. I’m sick of these proposals. And I’ve tried whatever I could to make them stop but this is what I’m going to do now. It affects my mental health, it disturbs me that some people think this is what my business is. NO! I’M NOT FOR SALE!”
Armeena Khan Responded To Mariyam Nafees’s Post
Actress Armeena Khan also came out in support of Mariyam. She also shared that the very same man had messaged her as well some time ago and she had put him in his place without hesitation. Another actress Hina Bayat also supported Mariyam. She encouraged her bravery. Hina Bayat said that she was proud of Mariyam for not bowing down to disrespect and harassment! In her statement she wrote, “Never let it bring you down – physically, emotionally, mentally……because the fault is with them, not you.”
Well, this really broke our hearts. We should respect everyone one and every field. If someone belongs to showbiz field that doesn’t mean he/she is for sale. We protest against those who use to do such ridiculous acts. What do you guys say about the story? Share your views in the comment section below. For more updates keep follow Phupo.
Author: Nida Ali
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