Entertainer Shilpa Shetty‘s better half Raj Kundra was captured on July 19 in a porn-related case. He has been accused of assembling and distributing explicit substances on an application called Hotshots, supposedly owned by a UK-based organization connected with Kundra’s Viaan Industries.
While Kundra is in judicial custody, Shilpa Shetty’s involvement in the case is probed by the Mumbai Police Crime Branch. She has been questioned twice, and the police have not yet discovered any proof against her.
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Shilpa’s rage over her husband for bringing raid in their house
During the attack at the couple’s home on July 23, Shilpa Shetty apparently separated and shouted at her husband Raj when he was brought home for the raid.
“We have everything, what was the need to do this,” Shilpa allegedly told Raj when he showed up home interestingly the first time after the arrest.
Shilpa faces financial crises
According to reports, Shilpa broke down on seeing her husband and said that the “family’s reputation was ruined, their endorsements in the industry were being cancelled and that she had to give up many projects.”
She reportedly also spoke about financial losses.
Super Dance 4 facing challenges, inviting celebrities to take her place
Meanwhile, Shilpa Shetty, one of the judges on the dance reality show Super Dancer Chapter 4, has skipped shooting ever since Raj Kundra was arrested.
In her absence, Karisma Kapoor was roped in as her replacement for one episode, and the upcoming episode will see Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia Deshmukh arriving as special guests.
Shilpa planning to come back
While there are speculations of Shilpa being ousted from the show, sources have informed Bollywood’s Hungama that the channel has taken no such decision.
In fact, Shilpa is expected to return in a month’s time after the case settles down.
Shilpa Shetty Kundra, the highest-paid judge on the show, faces two crore loss
However, during her absence, she is going to face some major financial loss of nearly Rs. 2 crores, and the source further said that Shilpa is the highest-paid judge on the show making anywhere between Rs. 18-22 lakhs per episode.
With two episodes being aired every week, the actress is looking at a loss of nearly Rs. 2 crores if she manages to return in the next three weeks.
With new developments and revelations being made in the pornography case each day, the case might likely get extended therefore keeping Shilpa away from the limelight for a longer period of time.
Same day: Shilpa Shetty Kundra’s movie release and her husband’s arrest
On the other hand, Shilpa Shetty made her screen comeback after 14 years in the same week as the arrest.
She made her comeback with Priyadarshan’s film Hungama 2, which was released on Disney+ Hotstar on July 23; the same day, the police searched at her Juhu bungalow and questioned her for six hours.
After the arrest, she had also decided to stay away from promotional events related to the film.