The day after Bollywood star Jacqueline Fernandez was questioned by the Economic Offences Wing (of the Delhi Police). For more than eight hours over an extortion case linked to imprisoned conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar. Actress Nora Fatehi too appeared for questioning in the same case.
Three summonses were issued to Jaqueline in all, the first two on August 29 and the third on September 12. On August 30 and October 20 of last year, she gave taped depositions to the Enforcement Directorate. During which she acknowledged receiving gifts from Sukesh Chandrashekhar. The actor has also been questioned by the Enforcement Directorate.
Along with Nora Fatehi and Jacqueline Fernandez, four other actors are parties to the case. According to rumours, the four went to Delhi’s Tihar Jail to visit the con man thanks to his buddy Pinky Irani. All four of them anticipate being questioned by the EOW after previously having been questioned by the ED.
These 4 actors are who?
1. Nikita Tamboli
Nikita Tamboli, who mostly appears on Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu television, rose to fame after appearing in the reality series Big Boss. She allegedly told police that Pinky Irani had introduced her to Sukesh Chandrasekhar, also known as Himsel Shekhar.
Sukesh reportedly had two encounters with Tamboli when he was a prisoner.
2. Chahatt Khanna
Chahatt Khanna, a television actress best known for portraying “Ayesha” in “Bade Achhe Lagte Hain” from 2011 to 2015, was introduced to Sukesh Chandrasekhar by Pinky Irani. She was duped by Sukesh Chandrasekhar, who professed to be a south Indian film director.
3. Sophia Singh
India Today claims that Pinky Irani also allegedly contacted television personality Sophia Singh about a potential movie project with “renowned south Indian producer Shekhar.”
4. Arusha Patil
Andhish Patel Arusha claimed to have interacted with Sukesh Chandrasekhar over WhatsApp despite never having met him, according to Livehindustan. She received 5.2 lakh rupees in exchange for the chat, of which she gave Pinky Irani 1 lakh.
Shivinder Singh’s ex-wife Aditi Singh, who is currently in jail, has charged Sukesh Chandrashekhar of running a $200 million extortion network from behind bars.
He and his associates deceived Aditi Singh into handing over money in exchange for the release of her husband by posing as officials of the Prime Minister’s Office and the Union Law Ministry.
Bengaluru native Sukesh Chandrashekhar, a resident of the state of Karnataka, is now being held in a jail in Delhi and is being held on charges of more than 10 offences.