Marathi actor Ajay Purkar held for possession of arms

Police question the Premachi Goshta actor for carrying a sword and an air gun in his car

Ajay Purkar, a Marathi film and TV actor, was held for questioning by the Borivali police in Mumbai on Monday, July 15 at around 8.30pm.

The actor, seen in the Atul Kulkarni film Premachi Goshta, reportedly had a fight with an autorickshaw driver on SV Road in Borivali. When the brawl got nasty, the cops came in. They found an air gun and a sword in Purkar’s car. He was immediately charged with possession of arms and causing nuisance in public.

Purkar has been seen on popular Marathi TV shows like Asambhav, Tu Tithe Mee and Raja Shivchhatrapati. He will be in police custody until July 18.

Watch this space for more updates on the case.

Photo: Ajay Purkar Facebook