In this article, we cover London businessman Raj Kundra arrested for shooting pornographic movies. Raj Kundra is a British entrepreneur notoriously famous for being with Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty. You might remember Shilpa Shetty for her roles in movies like 1993’s Baazigar and 1994’s Main Khiladi Tu Anari. Firstly, Mumbai police arrested Raj Kundra for alleged violations of informatic laws. Furthermore, Raj Kundra seemed at the center of a major crime ring and was the subject of a criminal complaint by an unknown woman. Secondly, we will further detail which laws Raj Kundra broke according to Mumbai authorities. Thirdly, we will briefly mention his relationship with actress Shilpa Shetty.
Raj Kundra is a British entrepreneur with business interests in the food, sports, and entertainment sectors. His recent arrest for violations of a certain set of laws regulating the distribution, recording, and filming of adult movies gave him notoriety. Additionally, the police claim that they have enough evidence to link him to an organization with roots in the United Kingdom. On another note, Kundra is a man of fun and games. Every single business activity related to him has everything to do with the entertainment sector: From India’s first mixed martial arts league to his botched attempt at controlling a cricket team, resulting in a lifetime ban.
Who is Raj Kundra?
Ripu Sudan “Raj” Kundra (b. September 9, 1975) is a British businessman who lives in India. He has many stakes in different companies and activities all linked to the sports, food, and entertainment sector. Born to a businessman and a shop assistant, he was raised and educated in London. After that, when he was eighteen, he moved to the United Arab Emirates and then relocated to Nepal, looking for business opportunities and ventures. It was there that he would strike major deals in the textile business. With those fabrics, he would craft big-time deals with British fashion brands, raking in millions of pounds.
Raj Kundra would then move back to Dubai in 2007 to set up his first big company, Essential General Trading LLC (EGT). With EGT, Kundra began to deal in the construction and real estate business as well as mining and renewable energy. But that wouldn’t stop him in the search for money, as he would also bankroll several Bollywood genre films. On another point, Kundra married first a woman named Kavita Kundra and fathered a child with her. After Kavita, Raj married in 2009 to Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and currently has two children.
Raj Kundra Net Worth: How rich is Shilpa Shetty’s Husband?’
Mumbai-based entrepreneur Raj Kundra’s net worth rounds about north of US $300 million. And this number might shock you, but considering the magnitude of India’s broadcasting and streaming market, coupled with his acute sense of business and high-risk/high-reward business style, Kundra manages to hold stakes in restaurant chains, streaming services, broadcast rights for mixed martial arts, film and musical production, gambling, and most recently, adult entertainment productions for mobile phones.
Why was Raj Kundra Arrested?
With these sorts of connected activities and the ever-rising popularity of niche-oriented streaming services, Kundra —apparently, according to Mumbai police authorities— delved into the creation of pornographic content and its distribution on the internet via mobile apps. Furthermore, the Mumbai cops claim that Kundra and his brother set up a company in Great Britain called Kenrir and shot in India several pornographic videos he then transferred using the WeTransfer file exchange service to the Kenrir firm based in the UK. Keep on reading more to learn about the reasons for his arrest!
With a total of twelve arrests, Kundra had a group of associates rounding up videos and then distributing them in a clandestine fashion using an internet app. Firstly, authorities picked up on a complaint from an unnamed female woman. Secondly, the cops began following trails and picked up on Kundra’s associates. Thirdly, they charged him under violations of Indian Penal Code sections 420 for cheating, 34 for common intention, 292 & 293 regarding obscene, indecent advertisements and displays, as well as some parts of the Information and Technologies Act and the Prohibition of Indecent Representation of Women Act. Naughty, naughty Kundra! What will happen to him? Rest assured that as soon as there is more information available, we will post it accordingly here at Otakukart.
Raj Kundra’s recent rise in notoriety comes after his arrest by Mumbai police on pornography distribution charges. Thirdly, Police authorities in Mumbai arrested a group of people, including Kundra, with related charges as they place the Brit atop a crime ring that distributes illegal content via mobile phones in India. Tough times for Raj! The case is in the Esplanade Court, and police have evidence linking Kundra and his brother to the illegal content. That’s our scoop here at Otakukart. As soon as there’s more intel, we’ll keep you posted.