Raj Kundra – celebrated actress, yoga expert Shilpa Shetty’s husband arrest on charges of pornography has shocked the film industry and the nation.
He was arrested by the Mumbai police crime branch on Monday for being the alleged “key conspirator” in a case of making pornographic films and publishing them through mobile applications.
Arrested Raj Kundra is the husband of actor and businesswoman Shilpa Shetty.
The Property Cell of the Mumbai crime branch had in February this year registered an FIR in connection with the case and arrested nine persons soon after. Kundra’s name came up during the interrogation of the accused, police officers said.
On Monday, Kundra was summoned for questioning, following which he was placed under arrest. Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale said, “We have arrested Raj Kundra in this case on 19/7/21 as he appears to be the key conspirator of this.
We have sufficient evidences against Raj Kundra. Investigation is in progress. – Mumbai Police
Mumbai Police Commissioner Nagrale said the arrest was in connection with the case registered with Crime Branch Mumbai in February this year about making pornographic films and publishing them through some mobile apps.
In the racket busted by the crime branch, the police had said women were lured into acting in pornographic movies with promises of roles in web series.