As the Indian television industry still reels from the massive controversy between Karan Mehra and Nisha Rawal, reports of ‘Naagin 3' fame Pearl V Puri being arrested on charges of raping a minor have come to light.

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The actor, who was last seen on 'Brahmarakshas 2', has been accused of raping a minor girl along with five other persons.

Pearl V Puri made his acting debut in 2013 with ‘Dil Ki Nazar Se Khoobsurat’ and rose to fame with ‘Phir Bhi Na Maane...Badtameez Dil.’  

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After a period of initial struggle, Pearl found success as an actor under the wing of Ekta Kapoor.

He was later seen on shows like ‘Naagin 3’, ‘Naagarjuna Ek Yoddha’ and ‘Bepanah Pyaar.’ His latest stint on TV was ‘Brahmarakshas 2’ where he played Angad Mehra.

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Pearl V Puri being arrested came as yet another shocker to the nation. The actor, who is known for his chocolate boy image, was arrested in Vasai, with five others, in connection with the rape of a minor.

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