Actor Pearl V Puri was arrested for raping and molesting a minor girl on Friday evening. It was a big shock for fans and the whole entertainment industry. Several actors had come forward to support the actor which includes Ekta Kapoor, Karishma Tanna, Aly Goni, Anita Hassanandani and others.
And now, actor Arjun Bijlani took to his social media and extended his support to the actor. He shared a picture with Pearl V Puri and captioned the post, ‘I stand with @pearlvpuri I doubt he can do something like this ever… he is so soft-spoken well behaved guy. The truth shall be out.. till then stay strong Pearl. #istandwithpearl.’
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Nia Sharma came forward in support of the actor and wrote, ‘Dear privileged 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.’
Pearl V Puri was arrested under the POCSO Act for allegedly raping a minor girl. He was arrested by the Waliv Police Station on Friday with Amboli Police’s assistance.
On the work front, Pearl V Puri made his acting debut in 2013 with Dil Ki Nazar Se Khoobsurat. He rose to fame with the tv show Phir Bhi Na Maane… Badtameez Dil. The actor was seen on shows like Naagin 3, Naagarjuna Ek Yoddha and Bepanah Pyaar. He is also known for his stint on the tv show Brahmarakshas 2.