Disgraced Businessman and husband of Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty, Raj Kundra has been sent judicial custody for 14 days in the pornography racket case. According to CNN-IBN report, Kundra has been taken to Arthur Road jail following his medical check-up at JJ Hospital in Mumbai
Raj Kundra was arrested last week in connection with a porn racket and is currently in police custody. He is allegedly involved in the production and streaming of pornographic content through an app called Hotshots. He has been booked under Sections 420 (cheating), 34 (common intention), 292 and 293 (related to obscene and indecent advertisements and displays) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) along with relevant sections of the IT Act and the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act.
Meanwhile , actress Shilpa Shetty reportedly fought with Kundra during a raid at their home by the crime branch, Mumbai Police sources told news agency ANI . The actress apparently broke down in tears during the argument and the team had to step in to calm her down. She also told the cops that she was not in the know of her husband’s actions.
“The day crime branch took Raj Kundra to his Mumbai home for the searches, the Shilpa Shetty was questioned too. Shilpa was very upset after the interrogation. She and Kundra had a huge argument where she shouted and asked him what was the need of doing such a thing and why he did everything. The Crime Branch team had to intervene between the couple to pacify the actress,” the sources said.
They informed that Shetty broke down in front of the cops and told them that Kundra had kept her in dark about the content of the app and she did not know anything.
“Shattered Shilpa told Kundra that due to his actions the family name is getting defamed and their endorsements in the industry are being cancelled and the family is facing huge financial losses. She asked him what was the need of doing such things when they achieved a standing in society,” the sources in Mumbai police added.