Pearl V Puri, the TV actor who has become famous with Naagin 3 created by reputed Balaji Telefilms of Ekta Kapoor and also participated in a couple of television reality shows was arrested today on charges of raping a minor girl.
He was arrested in Mumbai for allegedly sexually assaulting a minor girl in 2019 based on the complaint made by the father of the victim. No arrests were made at that time as the identity of the accused could not be revealed. But after the identification of the accused by the victim, Puri was arrested and taken into custody according to Sanjay Patil, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Zone of Mira Bhayandar, Vasai.
Pear V Puri is the son of Vipin Puri and Pummy Puri hailing from Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh who appeared in many commercials before making his debut on small screen with Dil Ki Nazar Se Khoobsurat on Sony Entertainment Television in 2013. Meanwhile the TV baron Ekta Kapoor defended Pear V Puri and shared a picture on social media quoting that survivor’s mother had told her that Pearl was innocent. Pearl was later released on bail according to the latest reports received.