Raj Kundra

Raj Kundra

Raj Kundra is a British Businessman and Entrepreneur, who is best known as the husband of the great Bollywood actress, Shilpa Shetty since 2009. He was ranked as the 198th richest British Asian by Success in 2004. He began his career as a businessman right from an early age by selling Pashmina Shawls from Nepal in the wide areas of the London market. He was associated with Essential Sports and Media which was involved with production and distribution apart from sports, and Iconic Investments, a private fund trading in equity markets.

Raj is the co-owner of the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket team Rajasthan Royals. He has made large investments in it. His other ventures include Satyug Gold, Super Fight League, and more recently Bastian Hospitality a famous restaurant chain in Mumbai. He is also one of the promoters along with Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar of the online and television broadcast platform Best Deal TV, an Indian television home shopping channel capitalizing on celebrity endorsements. 

Raj also owns the company named Viaan Industries started in 2014 which deals in Entertainment, Gaming, Licensing, Technology & Animation. Recently, he was arrested for allegedly producing and distributing pornographic content and films on 19th July 2021.

Raj Kundra Bio

Raj Kundra Bio
NameRaj Kundra
ProfessionBusinessman, Entrepreneur
Personal Information
Date of Birth9th September 1975
Age (as in 2021)46 Years
BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom
Zodiac signVirgo
HometownLondon, United Kingdom
Educational Qualification12th standard
ControversiesAfter IPL6- Qestioned by Delhi Police in case of spot-fixing after arresting few Rajasthan Royals players; he confessed that he did betting and lost a huge amount of money (2013).
The Supreme Court of India imposed a life ban on him from watching cricket matches in the stadiums, and same year, his IPL team Rajasthan Royals also faced a 2 year ban from IPL (2015).
On 19 July 2021, the Mumbai Police arrested him in a pornographic-related case. According to the Mumbai Police Commissioner, Hemant Nagrale, in February 2021, a case was registered against Kundra with Crime Branch Mumbai in which Kundra was accused of creating pornographic conent and uploading them on a paid App. Reportedly, Kundra was booked under sections 420 (cheating), 34 (common intention), 292 and 293 (related to obscene and indecent advertisements and displays) of IPC besides other sections of the IT act and the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act. The police has found the involvement of a UK production company, Kenrin, in which the police has suspected that Kundra has a stake in the company.
Physical Status
Height (approx.)5'10" (178 cm, 1.78 m)
Weight72 kg
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodChicken curry
Favourite ActorSylvester Stallone, Hrithik Roshan, Ranveer Singh and Farhan Akthar
Favourite ActressDeepika Padukone
Family and Relationships
FamilyFather- Bal Krishan Kundra (Businessman)
Mother- Usha Rani Kundra
Sister- Reena Kundra
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsShilpa Shetty
SpouseKavita Kundra (Divorced)
Shilpa Shetty (Actress, 2009–present)
ChildrenDaughter- Deleena Kundra, Samisha Shetty Kundra
Son- Viaan Raj Kundra
Net Worth/Salary
Net Worth$400 million
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