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Trolled For Posting Photos In Lingerie. Who Is Aaliyah Kashyap?

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Who is Aaliyah Kashyap? Aaliyah Kashyap recently revealed in a YouTube video that she received rape threats for posting pictures in lingerie online. The 20-year-old, who is filmmaker Anurag Kashyap’s daughter, also said that was “crying constantly” due to the backlash. Kashyap has said previously that she does not have any intentions of joining the film industry, and has no ‘fascination’ for it either.

With nearly 202k Instagram followers, Aaliyah Kashyap is also a brand ambassador for designer Babita Malkani’s brand: Who is Aaliyah Kashyap

She is often spotted with Saif Ali Khan’s son Ibrahim Ali Khan and Sridevi’s daughter Khushi Kapoor, Aaliyah Kashyap also made headlines earlier this year for filming a documentary on the education of girls for her school.

Here are 10 things to know about Aaliyah Kashyap:

1. Aaliyah Kashyap was born on January 9, 2001, in Mumbai, to filmmaker Anurag Kashyap and his ex-wife Aarti Bajaj, who is a film editor.

2. According to Hindustan Times, she is studying at Chapman University in Southern California.

3. Kashyap is the new brand ambassador for designer Babita Malkani’s brand.

4. The 20-year-old started her own YouTube channel last year, during the pandemic. “Hi, guys! I am a 20-year-old YouTuber based in California! I love making lifestyle vlogs and fashion/beauty videos :),” reads her bio on the online video-sharing platform.

5. Aaliyah Kashyap is reportedly a close friend of late actor Sridevi’s younger daughter, Khushi Kapoor.

6. She made headlines earlier this year for filming a documentary on the education of girls for her school.

7. Recently, in a video she uploaded on her YouTube channel, Kashyap shared that she is a highly sensitive person and even the smallest things affect her. Sharing a recent incident Aaliyah Kashyap revealed that she received tremendous hate on Instagram for posting pictures in lingerie. The 20-year-old said she was called a ‘prostitute’ and people asked her for her ‘rate’.

Check out the video here:

8. Kashyap, who has been open about her relationship with her boyfriend Shane, revealed during a QnA session how the two deal with their relationship issues. “We don’t really have arguments, but if we do, we just communicate instead of fighting and screaming,” she said.

9. Despite growing up in Bollywood, the 20-year-old says that she has no plans to join the film industry. She further revealed that Bollywood does not fascinate her, and she is trying to stay away from the industry.

10. Aaliyah Kashyap was featured on the cover page of Peacock, a popular fashion magazine. She was seen along with actor Chunkey Panday’s niece and nephew, Alanna and Ahaan Panday.

Image Credits: Aaliyah Kashyap/Instagram