Bollywood actress and reality television judge Shilpa Shetty Kundra and her businessman husband Raj Kundra’s lawyers have filed a Rs 50 crore defamation suit against Sherlyn Chopra. After Sherlyn was warned of a defamation case by the couple’s lawyers, Chopra reprimanded her by registering an FIR for sexual and mental harassment. The most recent statement by lawyers for Shetty and Kundra claimed that Chopra’s case is baseless and is being pursued only with an ulterior motive, to defame the celebrity couple and extort money from them.
The statement read, “All the allegations made by Ms. Sherlyn Chopra against Mr. Raj Kundra and Ms. Shilpa Shetty Kundra are fabricated, false, fake, frivolous, baseless, without any evidence, even of Ms. Sherlyn Chopra.” also in the knowledge, and made with these allegations. A ulterior motive to defame and extort.”
Calling it an attempt to damage Shetty’s image in the industry, the statement continued, “This is nothing but an audacious attempt by Ms. Sherlyn to name Ms. Shilpa Shetty to create unwanted controversy and attract media attention. The allegation is nothing but a thought. , in which Ms. Sherlyn Chopra is presented as an accused in CR No. 02/2020, Nodal Cyber Police Station”. It also claimed that Shetty has never been involved in the working of the JL Stream app.
The statement also mentioned, “Ms. Sherlyn Chopra has committed offenses under sections 499, 550, 389 and 195 (a) of the Indian Penal Code, 1860. We have full faith in the Indian judiciary, and we are committed to civil/justice.” Criminal proceedings against Ms. Sherlyn Chopra before a competent court for. We have committed defamation of Rs.50 crore against Sherlyn Chopra.
However, ahead of the lawyer’s official statement, Sherlyn had announced last week that she would be hosting a press conference in Mumbai where she would reveal all the evidence she had on the couple.
Last month Chopra had also tweeted a video of herself lifting her weight, in which she spoke in Hindi while taking a dig at Shetty, “According to some reports, Didi is saying that she was not aware of her husband’s nefarious activities. Didi is also saying that she doesn’t know about her husband’s movable and immovable property. How true is this statement, you guys can understand yourself. What is vaisi kahan (what is it called)? Yeda banker, peda khana . Is not it?”
After Kundra’s involvement in the pornography case, Sherlyn Chopra filed a complaint against Raj Kundra in April under sections 384, 415, 420, 504 and 506, 354(a)(b)(d) of the Indian Penal Code. Charges filed. ), sections 509, 67, 67(a) of the Indian Penal Code, sections 3 of the Information Technology Act 2008 and 4 of the Indecent Representation of Women Act 1986.