The arrest of fellow star Pearl V Puri over the alleged rape of a minor was dubbed “nonsensical news” by actress Anita Hassanandani on Saturday. Anita published a photo of herself with Pearl on Instagram, saying that it couldn’t be true and that the ‘truth will be revealed soon.’
Check out the Tweet by the actor below:
She captioned the post, “Woke up to some nonsensical news bout @pearlvpuri I know him! It is NOT true … canNOT be true…. all lies. I’m sure there is more to it. And the truth will be out soon. Love you @pearlvpuri #ISTANDWITHPEARL.”
Pearl was apprehended by Mumbai cops in Vasai. According to the authorities, the incident occurred years ago, but after the youngster submitted a complaint, a case was launched under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offenses (POCSO) Act.