New Delhi: Raj Kundra, the husband of famous actress Shilpa Shetty, has been arrested by the crime branch, he has been accused of making obscene films. He was earlier called for questioning and later was arrested by the CBI. However, this is not the first time when Raj Kundra is embroiled in a controversy. Even before this, he has been seen trapped in many issues.
Raj Kundra always remains a topic of discussion about his personal life and sometimes about his professional life too. He has a long association with controversies, whether we talk about IPL betting or bitcoin controversy, or his marriages, he is surrounded by scandals and controversies.
In the year 2009, Raj was embroiled in controversy when he was accused of betting in the IPL. In the same year, Raj Kundra and Shilpa Shetty invested in IPL with the help of a Mauritius company. Both became owners of the Rajasthan Royals team. But in June 2013, Raj Kundra was accused of spot-fixing in the IPL, after which he was caught by the Delhi Police. Some players of Rajasthan Royals were also arrested in this case. Later, Raj had also admitted that he had played betting on the team and a lot of money was also invested in it.
After this case, his team Rajasthan Royals was banned for 2 years. Apart from this, Raj Kundra was also implicated in the bitcoin case, he was accused of money laundering and fraud. After which the Enforcement Directorate started an investigation in the matter. Raj was accused of being associated with the Gainbitcoin company and this company was part of fraud of Rs. 2 thousand crores.
Apart from this, his personal life was also surrounded by controversies. Raj married Kavita in the year 2005, but in the year 2007, he divorced Kavita to marry Shilpa Shetty, these two tied the knot in the year 2009. After this marriage, Shilpa Shetty was called a home breaker. But recently some time ago Raj Kundra told that the reason for the breakdown of his first marriage was not Shilpa but Kavita. In an interview, Raj had told that Kavita was having an affair with her brother-in-law, due to which he divorced her.