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Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal, popularly known as 'Mrs Roshan Singh Sodhi' from the show, Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, has been dominating all the headlines lately. For the unversed, the actress accused TMKOC producer, Asit Kumarr Modi and a few others of sexual and mental harassment. Soon after she made some startling revelations, Monika Bhadoriya, aka 'Bawri' also came forward and revealed the negative atmosphere of the same show. However, in a recent interview, Jennifer revealed that not only them but even the kids on the sets were tortured.
In a recent interview with Bollywood Bubble, Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal revealed that 'Tapu Sena' characters from the show were tortured. For the unversed, 'Tapu Sena' was played by 'Tapu' aka Bhavya Gandhi, Jheel Mehta as 'Pinku', 'Gogi' or Samay Shah, 'Goli' aka Kush Shah, and Azhar Shaikh as 'Piku'. However, revealing how they were tortured on the show, Jennifer shared that the kids used to get a call for the night shift, although they had an exam early in the morning. Talking about the same, the actress shared that the kids used to read on the sets and go to the examination hall directly from the sets. Spilling the beans about the same, Jennifer stated:
"Unka issue kya hota tha main padai ka. Kabhi kabhi kia jaata tha, kabhi kabhi mujhe maloom hai baccho ko bohot pareshan kia jaata tha. During exams, jaise humara night shift hota tha, toh bacche bichare night shift mein, night shoot bhi kar rahe hai, baith ke bichare pad rahe hai aur Subah saath baje unke exam bhi hai. So, uske liye kitni baar bache log direct sets se exam dene gaye hai. Baccho ne toh bohot sacrifice kiya hai."
Earlier, in an interview with Siddharth Kannan, Jennifer Mistry revealed that few actors on the sets were Asit Modi's favourite. When asked about the name of those actors, the actress shared that the professionals such as Shailesh Lodha and Dilip Joshi were treated well. Revealing more about the same, the actress then shared that a few more used diplomacy to make a base on the show. According to Jennifer, such actors are Amit Bhatt, who played the role of 'Champaklal Jayantilal Gada' at TMKOC, Shyam Pathak, who was a famous face and used to play the role of 'Patrakaar Popatlal', presently plays 'Patrakaar Pyare Lal' on the same show, and Mandar Chandwadkar, who played the role of 'Aatmaram Tukaram Bhide' in the show.
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In an interview with Pinkvilla, Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal shared how she had suffered mental harassment on the sets of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Talking about the same, she recalled the time when her brother died. The actress shared that during that time, Asit Modi was kind to her and didn't deduct her pay as she couldn't come to the sets for ten days. However, Operations Head, Sohail Romani, constantly taunted the actress for the same.
Earlier in an interview with Pinkvilla, Jennifer Mistry Bansiwal made a shocking revelation. She shared that during their visit to Singapore, Asit Modi invited the former to his room for whiskey. The actress added that the producer told her that he wished to grab and kiss her beautiful lips. Reflecting on the same, Jennifer shared:
"Tumhari room partner toh chali jaati hai, tum mere room mein aa jaya karo, whiskey peete hain. Tumhare honth bahut sundar lag rahe hain, pakadkar kiss kar loon. Tum akele room mein kya karti ho? Mere room mein aa jao. "
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