Arti Singh, one of the contestants in 'Bigg Boss' season 13, revealed that she faced rape attempt at the age of 13, and it is the reason behind her mental health issues.
She is one of the most active contestants in the 'Bigg Boss' house, but her suffering from a panic attack on live TV garnered the viewer's attention.
She said that she has been suffering from panic attacks since she was 13. Over the years, people assumed that her mental health issues were fuelled by "heartbreak" or a bad relationship.
Arti tried to share her thoughts with her co-contestant Paras, especially regarding her fears of sleeping alone. She said that she is sharing her story to inspire girls and women to muster the courage to face such atrocities.
Speaking about the incident, Arti said that it was her house servant who tried to rape her. She was alone in the house and was sleeping in her room.
The man tried to rape her, but she fought back by screaming at him and tearing his clothes during the struggle. Somehow, she broke free and jumped out of the window from the second floor. She knew that she had the power to fight back. Her brother and mother helped her deal with trauma and severe mental health issues.
Arti Singh is one of the most popular contestants in 'Bigg Boss' along with Rashami Desai and Asim Riaz.