Actress Shruti Haasan has reportedly been attacked by a stalker who knocked on her apartment door in Mumbai, according to Filmfare. He then proceeded to try and strangulate her. She managed to defend herself and jammed his hand in the door after which the attacker fled.
Shruti Haasan is shaken but unhurt.
The editor of Filmfare tweeted the following on the incident:
She is shaken by this incident but coping. It's really scary how single girls are so vulnerable in this city
Lots of love to @shrutihaasan. Stay brave. Yet again highlights the vulnerability and soft targets that single girls are in this city too
Her spokesperson told NDTV that she has not yet filed a police complaint and is "very shaken."