Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud

Indian Television Actress, who also starred in one of Korala Maan’s song ‘Hul Chul’, Urfi Javed, shared a couple of stories on her official Instagram handle, blaming a casting director belonging to the Punjabi Industry, Obed Afridi, of refusing to pay her money back. What followed were blames of slut-shaming and sexual harassment by the whole industry against the Casting Director.

Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud

Urfi claimed that after she shared screenshots of her Instagram chat with Obed Afridi, she received messages from at least 5 girls making serious allegations against him. A chat shared by Urfi Javed, of an anonymous, claimed that Obed offered her the lead role in a song in return for sleeping with the producer. Urfi also shared a screenshot of her chat with popular content creator Shweta Gurmeet Srivastava, who told her that one of her friends did a music video and he did not pay her. The friend even slapped Obed, claimed Shweta.

Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud

Priyank Sharma, one of the most popular faces of the Indian TV Industry, also made accusations against him for offering work to girls in return for sleeping with him. Priyank even told Urfi in the chat that he ‘f*cked him over but still he did not stop’. Model Nikita Bhamidipati also joined the industry people in taking a stand against Obed. Sharing screenshots of her whatsapp chat with Obed, she blamed him for asking her to do a ‘Video Call’ in exchange for work. 

Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud

Arushi Handa and Priyanka Lamba also made similar accusations against Obed through their official Instagram handles. Anchal Bhardwaj was next, blaming Obed for asking her to watch him nude over a video call for work. Noopur also shared her personal experience with Obed. She said that she didn’t raise her voice earlier because she felt helpless against somebody who could potentially ruin her career, but all the girls uniting against him gave her the courage to stand up. She shared her whatsapp chat with Obed. She blamed him of offering her work and status in the Punjabi Industry in exchange of doing a ‘S*x video call with him’. Kajol Tyagi also extended her support to Urfi.

Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud
Urfi Javed Blames Punjabi Casting Director Obed Afridi Of Sexual Harassment & Fraud

All these screenshots were shared by Urfi on her official Instagram handle. She not only lashed out at Obed Afridi for sexually harassing young girls in exchange of work but also held artists working with him even after knowin all this, responsible. Obed Afridi has not yet directly reacted to the allegations, but he has also been putting a bunch of Instagram stories that may or may not be related to the same issue.

According to India Today, Obed was also arrested by Delhi Police in 2019 on charges of using fake identity to cheat girls in the name of getting them model assignments. 

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