Pearl V Puri is one of the most popular stars in the TV industry. The actor is popularly known for his role in Naagin 3. He was arrested by Waliv police in Vasai on charges of allegedly raping a minor girl. The case was registered under section 376 of IPC and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POSCO) act. Several actors came out in support of him including Anita Hassanandani, Ekta Kapoor, Vikas Kalanthri and more.
Aly Goni, Nia Sharma, Karishma Tanna, Surbhi Jyoti among others also took to their social media and came out in his support. Nia Sharma took to Twitter and wrote, 'Dear priveleged Girls and Women, Do not make the heinous allegations of rape and molestation so frivolous and casual that it ceases to hold any value for posterity. @pearlvpuri You have my support.' Surbhi Jyoti who shares a great camaraderie with the actor wrote, 'I have worked with him. I know him very well. He is a very nice and humble human being. I stand with him. #istandwithpearl #letthetruthprevial.'
Karishma Tanna wrote, 'Satyamev Jayate. Truth wins and he did win. #got bail #pearlvpuri.' Aly Goni and Adhvik Mahajan also extended their support and called him one of the sweetest guys in the industry.
Dear privileged Girls and Women,— NIA SHARMA (@Theniasharma) June 5, 2021
Do not make the heinous allegations of rape and molestation so frivolous and casual that it ceases to hold any value for posterity.@pearlvpuri You have my support✨.
Ekta Kapoor in her Instagram post came out in support of the actor and wrote that she has spoken to the girl's mother who said that Pearl is innocent. She further revealed more details about the same. The actor has been sent to a judicial custody.