Businessman Raj Kundra remanded in police custody till July 23 in pornography case

0
Loading...
Image Source : INDIA TV

Raj Kundra remanded in police custody till July 23 in pornography case

Loading...

A Mumbai court on Tuesday remanded businessman Raj Kundra in police custody till July 23 in a case related to alleged creation of pornographic films and publishing them through some apps. Kundra, the husband of actor Shilpa Shetty, was arrested 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.

The police, while seeking maximum custody of Kundra, told a magistrate’s court that the 45-year-old businessman was economically gaining by making and selling pornographic material. The police said they have seized Kundra’s mobile phone and its contents need to be scrutinised and also his business dealings and transactions have to be looked into.

Apart from Kundra, the police also produced before the court another accused, Ryan Thorpe, who too was arrested in the case on Monday.

Loading...

He was also remanded in police custody till July 23. 

Also Read: Shilpa Shetty’s husband Raj Kundra sent to police custody till July 23 in pornography case

Talking about Raj Kundra’s arrest, Mumbai Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale confirmed his arrest and issued a statement. “There was a case registered with Crime Branch Mumbai in February 2021 about 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 evidences regarding this. The investigation is in progress please,” CP Mumbai’s statement. 

Loading...

Soon after his arrest, Raj Kundra was taken for medical examination at JJ hospital by the Property Cell of Mumbai Police’s Crime Branch. On Tuesday, Raj Kundra will be produced before the 37th Esplanade metropolitan magistrate’s court.

Raj Kundra’s old tweets on ‘Porn Vs Prostitution’ go viral after his arrest

(With Inputs from PTI)

Loading...

 

Loading...

Stay connected with us on social media platform for instant update click here to join our  Twitter, & Facebook

We are now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@TechiUpdate) and stay updated with the latest Technology headlines.

For all the latest Entertainment News Click Here 

Loading...

 For the latest news and updates, follow us on Google News

Read original article here

Denial of responsibility! TechAzi is an automatic aggregator around the global media. All the content are available free on Internet. We have just arranged it in one platform for educational purpose only. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials on our website, please contact us by email – [email protected]. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Loading...

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More