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Famous London-based businessman, Raj Kundra and his actress-wife, Shilpa Shetty Kundra, have been making the headlines in the past few months for the former's alleged involvement in creating porn movies and publishing them through a mobile application. It was on July 27, 2021, when the Bollywood actress, Sherlyn Chopra had appeared in front of the Property Cell of the Mumbai Crime Branch as she was called to record her statement in connection with the ongoing pornography case.
For the unversed, it was on April 2021, when Sherlyn had filed an FIR against Shilpa Shetty Kundra's husband, Raj Kundra for sexual assault and had shared details about his company, Armsprime, which had eventually led to his arrest. Since then, the actress has been making some shocking revelations about the business tycoon. Not just that, she is also bashing his wife, Shilpa equally. On October 14, 2021, Sherlyn had filed a complaint of sexual abuse against him in the Juhu police station. In a tweet, ANI had reported:
"On Oct 14, actor Sherlyn Chopra filed a complaint against Raj Kundra & Shilpa Shetty Kundra for allegedly committing fraud against her & mental harassment. 'I've filed a complaint to register FIR against Raj Kundra for sexual harassment, cheating & criminal intimidation,' she said."
Miffed by Sherlyn Chopra's allegations and attacks, Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty Kundra had filed a defamation suit of Rs. 50 crores against her. On the other hand, Sherlyn reacted to their defamation complaint and shared that she has slammed the couple with a legal notice and demanded Rs. 75 crores from them for mental harassment. The news agency, ANI quote her as saying:
"Raj Kundra & Shilpa Shetty threatened me with underworld & now sent me defamation notice but I'll not get scared. I request police to record my statement so that cognizance can be taken of my complaint. I've sent reply notice asking for Rs 75 crore for mental harassment."
A few days back, after Shilpa Shetty Kundra and Raj Kundra's legal team had warned Sherlyn to mince her words before her public conference with the media, the actress had conducted a conference with her legal team. She had made some shocking accusations against the business tycoon. Despite the warning, Sherlyn did not keep quiet and had made some sickening revelation that Raj had threatened her of the underworld and had said:
"Unhone (Raj Kundra) mujko underworld ki dhumki di. Aapko acchi tarah yaad hona chahiye, aapne mere saath yaun shoshan kiya. Ladkio se jism ki numaish karwake aap unki payment clear kyun nhi karte?”
Going further in the interaction, Sherlyn Chopra had shared that Raj had not paid her dues on time and had even threatened to put an end to her career if she did not withdraw her complaint. Not just that, the actress had also recalled an incident from March 2019, wherein Raj Kundra had entered her house without her permission and had sexually assaulted her. She had added:
''Aap unko chuna kyu lagate hai. Artist ke ghar pe jaa kar, usse under world ki dhumki dete hai. Bolte hai yaun shoshan ka case wapas le warna teri zindagi barbaad hojayegi.”
On August 30, 2021, Sherlyn Chopra had taken a jibe at Shilpa Shetty Kundra and had advised her to have some empathy towards all the female victims, even if that required her to take a stand against her husband, Raj Kundra. She had shared a 2-minute long video on her Twitter handle. The actress had further talked about Shilpa's statements about Rani Laxmi Bai's heroics in one of the episodes of the reality show, Super Dancer 4. In the video, she had said:
"You expressed that you bow down to all those women who bravely face all the challenges of life, does that also include those helpless victims who courageously recorded their statements at different police stations? These days whenever I post anything on social media, your followers troll me saying that my pictures are photoshopped. But let me tell you that all the investigating agencies of the country are much educated than you, me and your followers. They know how to get into the details. Also, a few days ago I read you post about faith, which made me feel very good."
On the professional front, Sherlyn Chopra was seen last in the film, Chameli.
The Bombay High Court had denied businessman, Raj Kundra's bail plea on July 27, 2021, and had sent him into 14-day judicial custody. The Property Cell of Crime Branch had arrested Raj on July 19, 2021, for his alleged involvement in producing adult content. The police officials had also recordedRead More