In a latest update, several reports are claiming that Raj Kundra have been bribing Mumbai Crime branch officials to avoid arrest in pornography case.
In March, Arvinda Srivastava, who is also known as Rash Thakur, sent an email to the Anti-Corruption Bureau informing them about the transactions between the police officials and the US-based firm Fliz Movies. Previously the company was known as Nueflix.
Srivastava is seen as the mastermind operator in the porn scandal. Police has seized his two bank accounts which had approximately 4.50 crore in them.
In the complaint, it was seen that it had a WhatsApp conversation in which the police had asked for the amount of money. Though Mumbai police’s DCP Chaitanya S has said that he is unaware of any such allegations.
The charges under which Kundra has been detained are - IPC section 420 (cheating), 34 (common intention), 292 and 293 (related to obscene and indecent advertisements and displays), besides he is also charged with IT Act and the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act.
He will be in police custody till 23rd July.