Television actor Pearl V Puri was sent into 14-day judicial custody; the actor was arrested on Friday after allegation of raping a minor girl came to light. While this sent massive shockwaves in the TV industry, many TV celebs came in support of the actor, claiming the actor was innocent. One of them was producer Ekta Kapoor, after penning a post extending her support for the actor, an audio clip of her having a conversation with the victim’s mother has hit the internet.
Audio clip has Ekta urging the girl’s mother to come out to speak up the truth, the audio has the girl's mother claiming that she knows that Pearl is innocent. She further reveals her estranged husband is purposely getting the actor’s name involved in order to malign her image. Ekta repetitively asks her victim’s mother why she is getting the actor’s name involved in it, replying to this the woman replies that her husband is taking the grudge. Victim’s mother also explains why she did not go to the police station with Pearl to record her statement.
While the girl’s mother speaks about her association with Ekta Kapoor’s banner, she affirmed that no such thing can happen.
Ekta also urges her if the claims made on Pearl are true she will not work with him ever, however, due to this couple’s rift, an actor’s career is at stake. ALSO READ: DCP On Ekta Kapoor's Claims Of Pearl V Puri Being Innocent And Victim's Mother's Voice Notes As Proof: 'Accusations Aren't Wrong And There Is Proof Against Him Too'
As per reports Pearl V Puri was arrested by Waliv and Mumbai Police, he is booked under Section 376 of the IPC & POCSO Act. ALSO READ: Pearl V Puri Rape Case: Erica Fernandes And Shaheer Sheikh Extend Support To Naagin Actor; Kuch Rang Pyaar Ke Aise Bhi Stars Drop Posts On Social Media
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