Eminent Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty and her husband Ripu Sudan Kundra, popularly recognized Raj Kunder has been booked by Kolkata Police under the grave charge of conning naive investors by promising them to multiply their investment 10 times!
According to a FIR lodged by a Kolkata based company MK Media Private Limited the duo Shilpa Shetty and Raj Kunder through its company Sports and Media Private Limited lured investors with lucrative schemes.
Director Debashis Guha of MK Media Private Limited in his complaint reported that the duo operated their conning business from a posh office at Bandra in Mumbai.
Debashis Guha briefing media said, “The duo approached me and promised me to multiple my Rs 9 Crore in two years. They gave allotted me 30 lakh equity shares but when I found the shares to be bogus I lodged a complaint.”
Deputy Commissioner of Police Murli Dhar in its statement stated, “We have registered a case against Shilpa and her company on the charges of criminal breach of trust, cheating, extortion, criminal intimidation and criminal conspiracy.”
Police have slapped sections 120B, 406, 418, 420, 388, 389, 506 of IPC in the case. The Kolkata based company had earlier filed a suit with the Calcutta High Court.
It may be noted that earlier in the IPL season 2013 Shilpa Shetty’s husband Raj Kundra had been accused of betting and match fixing. The Supreme Court in its 130 page verdict had declared Raj Kundra guilty of betting.