New Delhi – Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty’s husband and businessman Raj Kundra and Ryan Tharp have been taken into police custody until July 23, 2021. Raj Kundra was arrested by the Mumbai Police Crime Department for allegedly creating pornographic content. The movie was released through some apps on Monday night (July 19, 2021).
Appeared in court on the Esplanade on Tuesday. The businessman, along with Ryan Tharp, who was arrested in the Nerul area on Tuesday morning, was sent to judicial detention until July 23.
According to a PTI report, Thorpe holds a senior position in an application company.
Mumbai CP stated in a press release on Monday: “In February 2021, the Mumbai Crime Branch registered a case involving the production of pornographic films and publishing them through certain applications. We arrested Mr. Raj Kundra in this case. In 7 /19, because he seems to be the main accomplice in this matter. We have enough evidence. The investigation is ongoing, please.”
A senior police officer said that in February 2021, the Mumbai Crime Department registered a production of pornographic films and Cases posted through some apps. Another official said the FIR was registered against Kundera after a woman asked the police for help and made certain accusations in her complaint.
On this basis, FIR registered and transferred the case to the crime department. The official also told PTI that previously, the police also recorded pornography-related cases, in which an actress and a few others were charged.
Kundra is registered in accordance with Articles 420 (Deception), 34 (Common Intent), 292 and 293 (related to obscene and indecent advertising and display) of the IPC and the relevant parts of the Information Technology Act and the Indecent Representation (Prohibition) Act of Women, he said.