Actor Anita Hassanandani on Saturday referred to as the arrest of fellow actor Pearl V Puri, over the alleged rape of a minor, ‘nonsensical information’. Taking to Instagram, Anita shared an image with Pearl and mentioned that it may possibly’t be true, including that the ‘fact might be out quickly’.
She captioned the publish, “Woke up to some nonsensical news bout @pearlvpuri I know him! It is NOT true … canNOT be true…. all lies. I’m sure there is more to it. And the truth will be out soon. Love you @pearlvpuri #ISTANDWITHPEARL.”
Reacting to the publish, followers took to the feedback part extending their help. A fan mentioned, “#ISTANDWITHPEARL thank you mam!!! We know you are right, he cannot do this..such a innocent one he is This all is a lie!!!!” Another wrote, “Yes. Thank you di for always being his side. We all know him. He is such a pure soul.” A 3rd commented, “Yeah we know didu,, he is innocent,, nd soon he’ll prove it.”
The Mumbai Police arrested Pearl in Vasai. The police issued a press release saying that the incident is outdated however after the minor filed a grievance a case was registered below the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act.
Sanjay Patil, DCP Zone 2, Mira Bhayander Vasai Virar, mentioned, “The incident is old but the 17 year old minor victim complained to us along with her mother at the police station and we registered case under Section 376 (rape) of IPC and Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act(POCSO) Act, 2012.” Pearl has been remanded in police custody by Vasai court docket.
Pearl has featured in a number of serials together with Phir Bhi Na Maane…Badtameez Dil, Naagarjuna Ek Yoddha, Naagin 3, and Bepanah Pyaar. Fans noticed him final in Brahmarakshas 2, during which he essayed the position of Angad Mehra.
He made his debut in tv in 2013 with Dil Ki Nazar Se Khoobsurat. He additionally appeared within the second and third seasons of Bigg Boss as a visitor.