Actor Jacqueline Fernandez was in a relationship with Sukesh Chandrashekhar, who’s being investigated for alleged dishonest and extortion to the tune of round ₹200 crore, his lawyer Anant Malik claimed. Her spokesperson, nevertheless, has denied the allegations.
Jacqueline has already been questioned twice by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). Actor Nora Fatehi’s assertion has additionally been recorded within the case.
“Nora Fatehi claims to be a victim but she was gifted a BMW car. Apart from that Jacqueline and Sukesh were dating, these are my instructions… This is straight from the horse’s mouth. They are the ultimate beneficiaries, that is why they are being called for questioning,” Sukesh’s lawyer was quoted as saying in court docket by a number one every day.
However, Jacqueline’s spokesperson denied the allegations. “Jacqueline Fernandez is being called to testify as a witness by the ED. She has duly recorded her statements and in future will also be completely cooperating with the agency in the investigations. Jacqueline also categorically denies alleged slanderous statements made about the relationship with the involved couple,” the actor’s consultant stated in a press release.
Sukesh and his spouse Leena Maria Paul were lately arrested by the ED whereas being lodged in an area jail after they were taken into custody by the Delhi Police on prices of dishonest some folks, together with former Fortis Healthcare promoter Shivinder Mohan Singh’s spouse Aditi Singh, and another high-profile people.
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In August, the ED had raided a few of Sukesh’s premises and seized a sea-facing bungalow in Chennai, ₹82.5 lakh money and over a dozen luxurious vehicles.
Nora’s crew stated in a press release beforehand that she is a ‘victim’ within the case and has been summoned by the ED as a witness. “We would like to make it very clear that she has not been a part of any money laundering activity, she does not know or have any personal connection with the accused and has been called by ED to strictly help with the investigation,” the assertion stated.
(With inputs from PTI)
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