Anushka Shetty also revealed how to deal with it from her own experiences.
The #MeToo movement first took off in Bollywood when actress Tanushree Dutta called out actor Nana Patekar for allegedly molesting her at a film set a decade ago.
Everyone was shocked when actress Divya Gopinath made some serious allegations against award winning actor Alencier Ley Lopez.
The actor, who had previously revealed she was dropped from projects because she refused to get intimate with co-stars off screen, said the movement has empowered women while scaring the perpetrators away.
The 42-year-old actor said when she started to speak about social issues, including the mindset of people towards women, no one took her seriously.
The woman activist's Facebook post in this regard had created a furore on social media recently.
Taapsee, who has been vocal about women empowerment, said it takes a lot of time to break the momentum in such matters.
While the hashtag-based popular online campaign against sexual exploitation aimed to expose perpetrators of the crime, 'NeverMe' aims to raise awareness so that one doesn't become a victim.
People use hashtags promote their ideas through internet to gain support.
Akbar, who was cross examined by senior advocate Rebecca John on several details regarding his meeting with Ramani for a job in Asian Age among others, responded by saying that he does not remember.