Popular model and author Padma Lakshmi has shared a horrendous incident of her life, Lakshmi who is now 48 years old tells that she was raped when she was 16. Everyone speculated that why she kept mum for so long and she spilled beans on her reasons for being silent.
Lakshmi recalls that she had started dating this really charming 23 year old man and on New Year’s Eve, she was raped by that man in a suburb of Los Angeles.
Lakshmi tells that she compelled to come out of the shell because of the recent accusations of sexual assault against US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. In a write up, the proficient writer tells that she totally understands why the women - Christine Blasey Ford and Deborah Ramirez kept mum for so long and suddenly accused the man of assault. She said that people do not need judge the women and rather understand their side as well.
She also took help from a tweet by Donald Trump, who had questioned as to why Dr Ford did not file a complaint about the case years ago. Trump had tweeted: “I have no doubt that, if the attack on Dr. Ford was as bad as she says, charges would have been immediately filed with local Law Enforcement Authorities by either her or her loving parents. I ask that she bring those filings forward so that we can learn date, time, and place!”
Lakshmi said that the reason she remained silent and did not share the incident with her mother was her mother’s concern about society. She says that she was touched inappropriately by a known member of her family when she was seven, she went on to tell this to her mom who sent her to India for a year and did not take any action.
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