Tigmanshu Dhulia's niece allegedly harassed on a train, filmmaker says railway helpline numbers never responded

FP Staff

Jan 27, 2020 16:26:48 IST

Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia reached out to help on social media after his niece was allegedly harassed on a train to Bengaluru on 26 January. In his tweet, Dhulia wrote that he reached out to the railways' helpline numbers, but never received a response.

 Tigmanshu Dhulias niece allegedly harassed on a train, filmmaker says railway helpline numbers never responded

Tigmanshu Dhulia. Image via Facebook

Here is Dhulia's tweet

Several Twitter followers tried to help, even tagging the Minister of Railways Piyush Goyal and other accounts associated with Indian Railways.

Here are some responses 

Dhulia eventually informed his followers that the law enforcement authorities had arrived and his niece was safe. Though he thanked the police, he did point out that helpline numbers were not useful at all.

Here are his follow-up tweets

The filmmaker's next project is a cop-dacoit drama based on the life and times of bandit Dadua. In 2019, he was a part of Out of Love, the Indian adaptation of the British series Doctor Foster. 

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Updated Date: Jan 27, 2020 16:26:48 IST