Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar has expressed grief over lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha’s murder in Mumbai on Thursday. She was a legal adviser in Akhtar’s company, Excel Entertainment.
“We are stunned. Pallavi was an integral part of our team and a friend to all in the company. We pray her family finds the strength to overcome their grief and we hope the person, or people, behind this horrific crime are brought to justice immediately. Rest in Peace Pallavi,” he said.