Pearl V Puri, the actor who played main lead role in television shows like Naagin 3 and Bepanah Pyaar was arrested by Police last night on charges of rape and molestation. The actor was immediately taken into custody and was booked for raping a minor girl, under the section of The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. After which he was presented in the court today. We had also got you visuals of him being taken to the court from Walvi police station (Vasai).
Later, Pearl V Puri's co-star and rumoured girlfriend Karishma Tanna took to Twitter to announce that the actor has received bail from the court. However, our well placed source informed SpotboyE.com that the actor has not been granted bail but has been sent to judicial custody. Also read: Pearl V Puri Granted Bail In The Vasai Rape Case, Tweets Karishma Tanna
We reached out to Sanjay Patil Mira Bhayander Vasai Virar (MBVV) DCP, Zone 2 who told us, "We have not received any bail order. He is in Judicial custody now."Also read: Television Actor Pearl V Puri Gets Arrested On Rape Charges, CONFIRMS Mumbai Police's DCP Abhishek Trimukhe - EXCLUSIVE
Well, we wonder what made Tanna tweet something which is not true. Meanwhile, a lot of television celebrities have also come out in support of Pearl on social media and lent their support to him including names like Ekta Kapoor, Surbhi Jyoti, Nia Sharma, Hina Khan, Aly Goni, Anita Hassanandani, Prince Narula and more.
Image source: Instagram/pearlvpuri