Popular TV actor Pearl V Puri has been arrested by Mumbai police for raping a minor girl and under the section of The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. A minor girl filed a complaint against him alleging that he has taken sexual favors from her on the pretext of getting her work in TV.
This arrest has left his fans and fellow TV colleagues in a state of disbelief. His costar from Naagin 3 Anita Hassanandani extended her support to him via Instagram saying that it can not be true. Along with Pearl V Puri, five others have been arrested in the case which is registered under section 376 of IPC and the POSCO act.
The complete details of the case are yet to be revealed. Pearl Puri has been seen in many TV shows including Naagarjuna Ek Yoddha, Nazar Se Khoobsurat, Bepanah Pyaar, Phir Bhi Na Maane…Badtameez Dil. He was last seen playing Angad Mehra in the serial Brahmarakshas 2.Follow @THEPANIPURI