We are looking for Om Puri: Police

Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Om Puri is not traceable, a police officer said Tuesday, adding the actor was being sought in the wake of a domestic violence complaint filed by his wife.

Om Puri's wife Nandita lodged a complaint against him on Aug 23 at the Versova Police Station.

"When Nandita Puri had come to the police station, we sent her to Cooper Hospital and she also submitted a medical report post the check up," the police officer from Versova Police station told IANS.

"In her statement, she said that she had been hit with a stick by her husband. Ever since she had filed the case, we have been looking for him. There have been no developments so far as we are still looking for him," the officer added.

The couple had been facing problems in their relationship since Nandita come out with a biography on her husband - "Unlikely Hero: The Story Of Om Puri" in 2009 highlighting some of his most private sexual incidents.

The revelation in the book had upset 62-year-old Padma Shri winner, known for his work in films like "Aakrosh" and "Ardh Satya". He also entertained viewers with his comic timing in "Hera Pheri".


Get stories like this on the Yahoo app and discover more every day.
Download it now.

Yahoo Cricket

Latest News

  • Fergie flaunts derriere in cheeky image

    Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Singer Fergie flaunted her pert bottoms in a photograph she shared on social media platforms. The 41-year-old shared the racy black and white images on Instagram, reports aceshowbiz.com. In the photograph, the singer posed in a high-cut tight PVC body suit with her back facing the camera, highlighting her bottom. …

  • Bao Bao the panda departs to new home in China from National Zoo
    Bao Bao the panda departs to new home in China from National Zoo

    Bao Bao, the three-year-old giant panda who rose to fame while growing up on live video at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, left for her new home in China on Tuesday under a long-standing breeding and research program. Bao Bao could be seen in live video provided by the zoo being loaded, inside her crate, onto a Boeing 777F aircraft at the Dulles International Airport in Virginia for Chengdu, China. The freighter, customized with an image of a giant panda emblazoned on its side, …

  • Dhanush to reunite with 'Kodi' director

    Chennai, Feb 21 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Dhanush on Tuesday said he will reunite with his "Kodi" director Durai Senthil Kumar for another project. …

  • Away from the catwalks, edgy London street style garners its own attention

    By Marie-Louise Gumuchian and Pedro Caiado LONDON (Reuters) - The London catwalks may be showcasing designers' latest trends at Fashion Week but outside the runway venues, an array of eclectic outfits are also grabbing photographers' attention. Posing, pouting and describing their looks, the fashion fans proudly display their wardrobe choices for bloggers and photographers snapping pictures of the Londoners' street style. From the luxurious to the high street and the vintage to the recycled, …

  • Angelina Jolie says "we'll always be a family" despite divorce
    Angelina Jolie says "we'll always be a family" despite divorce

    Angelina Jolie said on Tuesday she hoped her family would be stronger after her divorce from Brad Pitt, but that the actress still thinks of him as a wonderful father. "We are focusing on the health of our family, and so we will be, we will be stronger when we come out of this because that's what we're determined to do as a family," Jolie told ABC Television's "Good Morning America" in an interview. Jolie, in some of her first comments on the divorce from Pitt, was asked if she still thought …

  • 'Lion': Little Sunny completely overshadows Dev Patel

    Rating: ****(4 stars) Apart from the all-encompassing luminosity of little Sunny Pawar -- so young yet so wise -- the one aspect of this soul-stirring journey into the incandescent side of the diaspora, is just how Indians are at heart. This film about a boy from a remote village in India adopted by an Australian couple. …

  • Sonam shares adorable video with rumoured boyfriend Anand Ahuja

    New Delhi [India], Feb. 21(ANI): After sharing adorable pictures with her rumoured boyfriend, now, fashionista Sonam Kapoor is making headlines by posting a cute video with beau Anand Ahuja on her Instagram account. …

  • Varun Dhawan is a nice, happy person: Aparshakti Khurrana

    Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Actor Aparshakti Khurrana who will be seen sharing screen space with actor Varun Dhawan in his upcoming film "Badrinath Ki Dulhania" praises his co-actor Varun as extremely nice human being. "Most of the scenes in Badrinath, I have with Varun. Varun has become a successful actor because he is a nice, happy and warm person," said Aparshakti in an interview. …