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“To Set Report Straight…”: Businessman Raj Kundra On Porn Movies Case


The trolling and poisonous public notion has been very debilitating, Raj Kundra mentioned. (File picture)

Mumbai:

Businessman Raj Kundra, granted safety from arrest in reference to certainly one of many instances involving allegations of capturing and streaming pornographic content material, at this time hit out at “the deceptive and irresponsible statements/articles” towards him, as he denied “ever” being concerned within the manufacturing and distribution of such contents. “This complete episode has been nothing however a witch hunt,” he mentioned, including that he was “able to face trial “.

“Nonetheless, sadly I’ve already been pronounced “responsible” by the media and my household and I’ve been subjected to a whole lot of ache (constantly), violating my human and constitutional rights at completely different ranges,” Mr Kundra, who’s married to actor Shilpa Shetty, mentioned in an announcement.

The trolling, negativity and poisonous public notion has been very debilitating, Mr Kundra, 47, mentioned as he requested privateness.

“To set the document straight I don’t disguise my face in disgrace, however want that my privateness shouldn’t be intruded anymore with this continued MEDIA TRIAL. My precedence has at all times been my household, nothing else issues at this juncture, I imagine it is each individual’s inalienable proper to stay with dignity and I request the identical. Thanks for taking out time to learn this assertion, and respecting my privateness henceforth,” he mentioned.

That is Mr Kundra’s first response after he was final week granted 4 weeks’ safety from arrest by the Supreme Courtroom.

Mr Kundra had moved the highest courtroom after the Bombay Excessive Courtroom, on November 25, refused his plea for anticipatory bail.

Mr Kundra had mentioned within the petition earlier than the Excessive Courtroom that the movies, though erotic, didn’t truly present any bodily or sexual exercise. He additional mentioned he had not been concerned within the making or broadcasting of such movies; he claimed he had been wrongly implicated within the case.

Mr Kundra was arrested in July in one other case being investigated by the Mumbai Crime Department.

He was arrested for allegedly producing and distributing porn movies utilizing a subscriber-driven cell app known as ‘Hotshots’. He acquired bail in that case in September on furnishing a bond of ₹ 50,000.

Mr Kundra had moved that bail plea earlier than the Metropolitan Justice of the Peace Courtroom, wherein he claimed there was not an iota of proof until date with the prosecution that might join ‘Hotshots’ to the authorities’ claims it had been utilized by for importing and streaming obscene content material.

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