Speaking to ETimes on situation of anonymity the supply revealed, “Shilpa Shetty is one of the directors of Viaan Industries while the police investigation is probing into Kenrin only.” Kenrin is a UK-based mostly firm and proprietor of the HotShots app, the place the alleged porn content material was distributed.
Kenrin is owned by Kundra’s brother-in-law Pradeep Bakshi, who’s a British citizen and is married to Kundra’s sister. He is the Chairman of Kenrin, the corporate instantly being held accountable in the pornography-associated case. At a latest press briefing Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) had mentioned, “Though the company was registered in London, the content creation, operation of the app and accounting was done through Kundra’s Viaan Industries.”
Raj Kundra also referred to as Ripu Sudan Kundra, was reportedly born and raised in London. He was arrested by Mumbai police on Monday for his alleged involvement in a case involving the manufacturing and distribution of pornographic content material by cell based mostly apps. His agency’s IT head Ryan Thorpe was additionally arrested in this case. They produced in the Esplanade Court in Mumbai on Tuesday. Kundra is at the moment in police custody will tomorrow, July 23.