Actor Om Puri has been in the news lately after his wife filed a complaint of domestic violence against him. We had also heard that the actor has denied the accuse by saying he was out of town. Now we have his journalist-columnist wife Nandita Puri, who has now claimed Om Puri was lying when he said he was out of town when he allegedly beat her.
"All lies. He is lying and he was in Mumbai. After the incident, he left home and I think he stayed in some hotel. Factually, he is wrong. If you accuse someone, they deny it. He has accused the police force and judicial system. You can check his whereabouts, his phones, airline tickets. everything," Nandita explained.
Nandita lodged a complaint against him on August 23 at the Versova police station. On Tuesday, Om Puri denied the allegations, saying he was in Kolkata when he was alleged to have beaten her.
The actor's wife even tells us that he was absconding. "He didn't call me after the incident. He was wrong and he was absconding," she said.
The couple's relationship had been facing problems since 2009 when Nandita come out with a biography on her husband - 'Unlikely Hero: The Story Of Om Puri'. In this biography, the journalist has written aspects highlighting some of his most private sexual incidents. The revelations in the book had upset the 62-year-old Om Puri who has also a Padma Shri awardee. Come back to us for more information on the case.