Archana Gautam was allegedly assaulted and manhandled outside an office, read more to get the details
In a distressing incident that has captured widespread attention, Archana Gautam, known for her stint on Bigg Boss 16 and her recent participation in Khatron Ke Khiladi 13, was allegedly assaulted and manhandled outside an office in New Delhi. The incident occurred on Friday, September 29, and has raised concerns about the safety of public figures and the need to address such incidents with urgency.
Archana Gautam, accompanied by her father, visited an office in New Delhi on that fateful day. According to her account, she had intended to extend her congratulations to party leader Priyanka Gandhi and national president Mallikarjun Kharge for the passage of the Women's Bill in Parliament. However, what was meant to be a celebratory visit took a disturbing turn when Archana was reportedly denied entry into the party's office.
A video capturing the incident has since surfaced online, offering a harrowing glimpse into the events that transpired. In the footage, Archana Gautam can be seen being pushed and attacked by a group of individuals. Her father is also visible on the ground, while Archana desperately pleads for help and requests water.
Bigg Boss 16 fame Archana Gautam and her father were allegedly beaten by the karyakartas of the Congress party.— #BiggBoss_Tak👁 (@BiggBoss_Tak) September 29, 2023
They were stopped from entering the party office and were beaten at the gate itself.
Archana, who is a big supporter of the Congress party, was trying to enter the… pic.twitter.com/GeYV6YHfnl
Archana Gautam's rise to prominence began with her participation in Salman Khan's Bigg Boss 16 last year. She quickly gained recognition as one of the most entertaining and engaging contestants in the history of the show. Her journey on the reality show culminated with her reaching the finals, solidifying her status as a household name.
Prior to her stint on Bigg Boss, Archana Gautam had a political career and joined the Congress party in 2021. Her multifaceted career has now extended to the television screen, where she is currently seen participating in Khatron Ke Khiladi 13.