Rida Isfahani Reveals Shocking Details About Her Allegedly Abusive Ex-Husband [Video]

He allegedly beat her with a hot iron and assaulted her father as well.

TV actress Rida Isfahani made shocking revelations about her abusive relationship with her ex-husband, Salman Shiekh, on YouTuber Nadir Ali’s podcast on Sunday.

The Dehleez actress married the former bodybuilder and fitness expert in 2019 but things did not work out between them.

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Rida Isfahani

She shared graphic details about her purportedly abusive marriage that led to the couple’s eventual divorce in the podcast.

According to the actress, her former spouse was “psychotic” and he had attacked her several times when they were married.

She said, “My in-laws were too good but my husband’s behavior was psychotic. He used to beat me”.

She added that her in-laws used to save her from her husband’s assaults, and recalled multiple instances in which her ex-husband threatened to hurt her with a hot iron, while other times he allegedly strangled her.

She told Nadir Ali that her ex-husband had threatened to throw her from the third floor of a building, and even her father had started crying.

Rida Isfahani added,

He once beat my father as well.

The Pul Siraat actress stated she had enough and left the house. She also told Nadir Ali that Salman Sheikh divorced her in a video and raised scandalous allegations against her.

She remarked, “I didn’t even see the video because I got traumatized and it was too depressing for me”.

About Rida Isfahani

A talented actress, Rida Isfahani made her mark in the showbiz industry at a young age. She is best known for her performances in the drama serials Dehleez, Shehryar Shehzadi, Chor Darwazay, Meri Saheli Meri Bhabi, Kitni Girhen Baqi Hain, and Pul Siraat.

Rida Isfahani has not acted in drama serials in recent years due to various controversies.

Check out her full interview here:

Note: This is a developing story. This article is based on the claims that Rida’s Isfahani made in Nadir Ali’s podcast. ProPakistani has reached out to both her and Salman Sheikh for their comments, and the story will be updated accordingly.


  1. She is extraordinary & very rare Girl who face brutal person being public figure she narrate her story in like nothing happened with her despite of facing harsh time.