There are numerous Television and Bollywood celebrities who have been physically abused by their ex-partners. These Women celebrities have admitted to being in physically abusive relationships. Here are some of the actresses that have come out in the media and reported about the physical and mental abused they suffered in their relationships.
1. Preity Zinta
In 2005, Bollywood actress Preity Zinta was dating Ness Wadia. They become co-owners of IPL team Kings XI Punjab. Alleged rift between the two came when Ness publicly slapped Preity in a party. After some days the couple parted ways and Preity had filed a complaint in the police station and alleged molestation and intimidation at the hands of her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. She alleged that Wadia molested and used foul language and threatened her during IPL match played between the Chennai Super Kings and the Kings XI Punjab at Wankhede Stadium.
2. Karishma Kapoor
In 2003, Karishma Kapoor got married to businessman Sanjay Kapur. However, In 2012 the two were separated. Recently, the actress has filed a domestic violence case against her husband.
3. Kangana Ranaut
Kangana Ranaut recently made a confession about being in an abusive relationship with a person from this industry, earlier in her career. In 2007, Kangana has filed a police complaint against Aditya Pancholi. In the earlier days of her career she was in live-in -relationship with Aditya Pancholi. The actress in an interview reveal rather explicit details about how she was physically abused in that relationship.
4. Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan had accused her former boyfriend, Salman Khan for assaulting her. In an interview she shared that Salman could not come to terms with their break-up and harassed her. Aishwarya’s parents also filed a police complaint against Salman Khan for stalking, threatening and trying to forcefully enter Aishwarya’s house.
5. Zeenat Aman
Bollywood actress, Zeenat Aman suffered domestic violence in both her marriages. Sanjay Khan, her first husband reportedly bashed her up leaving a permanent scar on her eye. Her second husband Mazhar Khan also reportedly harassed the actress physically.
6. Shweta Tiwari
TV actress Shweta got married to Raja Chaudhary in 1988. She claimed that Raja come home drunk and physically harm her. Shweta had reported against Raja several times in police stations for physical and verbal abuse. They seperated in 2007.
7. Dimpi Mahajan
Dimpy Ganguly got married to Rahul Mahajan in 2009 on the reality show Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayenge. But in less than four months their relationship hit a sour note. Dimpy accuse Rahul of drug abuse and domestic violence. Dimpy left Rahul in 2010 and they later filed for divorce on mutual grounds. The couple divoced in feburary 2015.
8. Yukta Mookhey
Former model and actress who won Miss World title in 1999, married a Nagpur based buisness man, Prince Tuli in 2008. In July 2013, Yukta had registered a complaint of dowry harassment against her husband. She also accused him of years of mental and physical harassment. In 2014, the couple divorced.
9. Rati Agnihotri
Recently, Rati filed a domestic violent complaint against her husband of 30 years, architect Anil Virwani, accusing him of harassing and torturing her.
10. Deepshikha Nagpal
Bollywood and television actress, Deepshikha Nagpal has accused her husband of four years, of physical abused. She got married to Kaishav Arora in 2012, but soon differences cropped up and they both filed for divorce that got finalised on February 29, 2016.