Will Shilpa Shetty be served summons in Raj Kundra pornography case? Mumbai Police clears the air
Mumbai, July 23: Businessman Raj Kundra was sent to police custody till July 27 in the creation and publishing of pornographic films case.
Kundra (45) was arrested by the crime branch on Monday night in a case, which it said, related to alleged creation of pornographic films and publishing them through some apps.
According to ETimes, Shilpa Shetty will not be served a summon in the Raj Kundra case as was being speculated.
Mumbai police have said that Shilpa will not be served a summon in the ongoing case.
"Shilpa Shetty is one of the directors of Viaan Industries while the police investigation is probing into Kenrin only," police said.
Kenrin is a UK-based company and owner of the HotShots app, where the alleged porn content was distributed.
According to the police, there were several WhatsApp chats that revealed that Kundra was involved in the financial dealings of an app and its contents.
The police also said three women have come forward with complaints in the case, saying they were "forced to act in pornographic movies".
According to the police, the accused persons took advantage of struggling models, actors and other workers and made them work in these movies.
Kundra was taken into custody on Monday night by the city police''s crime branch after being booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code and the Information Technology Act.