Raj Kundra Arrested: Shilpa Shetty's husband Businessman Raj Kundra has been arrested by Mumbai Police in relation to a pornography case. The arrest was made by Mumbai police on July 19, 2021. The Mumbai Police Commissioner released a statement citing, "There was a case registered with Crime Branch Mumbai in Feb 2021 about the creation of pornographic films and publishing them through some Apps. We’ve arrested Mr Raj Kundra in this case on 19/7/21 as he appears to be the key conspirator of this. We have sufficient evidence regarding this. The investigation is in progress please."
Why Raj Kundra is arrested and case details
As per media reports, the Mumbai Police has arrested nine people and 2 FIR has been filed. Allegedly Raj Kundra was the key conspirator in forcing actors in doing nude shoots and then pushing these connections via different mobile applications. The mobile apps were paid mobile apps. More details are still awaited.
Poonam Panday and Raj Kundra
Earlier in February 2021, model and actress Poonam Pandey filed an FIR against Raj Kundra and his associates. She registered her case in Mumbai High Court. Poonam accused Raj Kundra and his associates of illegally using her content even after the termination of their contract. On the other hand, Raj Kundra's associate Saurabh Kushwah denied all the claims made by Ponam Panday and said that they have not received any notice on that.
Shilpa Shetty and Hungama 2
This news cannot come at the worst time for the Shetty family. Shilpa Shetty was getting ready and busy in promotions of us upcoming movie Hungama 2. Along with Paresh Rawal.