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IN Desi ON 18 Nov, 2016
Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat was tear gassed and beaten up by 3 masked intruders in her apartment at 9.30 pm last Friday. Police officials are suspecting that the attack was carried out with the intention of robbery.
Last month Kim Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in a neighboring flat in Paris. At the time of the robbery, Mallika was accompanied by her boyfriend French businessman Cyrille Auxenfans at her residential building in the upmarket 16th arrondissement of Paris.
Read on to know how the Bollywood actress escaped from the attack.
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They sprayed tear gas on Mallika Sherawat and her boyfriend Cyrille Auxenfans and began beating them.
A criminal investigation has been launched against masked intruders by detectives and police officials in Paris.
Last month, five robbers held the Hollywood sensation Kim Kardashian on gunpoint and robbed away millions of pounds of jewels from her.
Fortunately, Mallika Sherawat and her boyfriend suffered just a few minor injuries and recovered from the attack.
Investigators are trying to find out the motive behind the violent attack on Mallika and her boyfriend Cyrille Auxenfans. A police spokesperson explained, "A full investigation to find the assailants is underway."
Mallika is a bold feminist who keeps expressing her views on social freedom and independence of women.
Detectives are suggesting that the violent attack on Mallika was a case of attempted robbery.
Terror attacks have led to a sharp drop in the footfalls of tourists in the French city.
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