Jacqueline Fernandez has found herself in a new controversy after a picture of her and conman Sukesh Chandrasekhar surfaced online. Within the image, Sukesh was seen planting a kiss on the actress’ cheek whereas they take a mirror selfie. For the unversed, Sukesh is the prime suspect accused in a Rs 200 crore extortion case. Earlier, Jacqueline Fernandes has denied dating rumors with him.
In October, Jacqueline Fernandez was interrogated by Enforcement Directorate (ED) in reference to the cash laundering case in opposition to conman Sukesh Chandrasekar. Responding to the claims, the actress’ spokesperson had issued an official assertion saying, “Jacqueline Fernandez is being known as to testify as a witness by the ED. She has duly recorded her statements and in future can even be utterly co-operating with the agency within the investigations.”
According to the ED, within the extortion case, Sukesh had promised a huge amount of cash to Jacqueline and Nora besides movie director Sajid Nadiadwala.
Moreover, he needed to launch his spouse Malayalam actress Leena Paul in a Bollywood film. Within the film Madras Cafe, Leena had performed a job for which her husband Sukesh had paid a hefty quantity. To carry his spouse to Bollywood, Sukesh had additionally talked to many producers and directors and requested to not take any pressure about the cash. At current, he and his spouse are in ED remand.
It had claimed in a statement that Chandrasekhar is a “known conman” and is being probed by the Delhi Police in a case of alleged felony conspiracy, cheating, and extortion to the tune of about Rs 200 crore. “Chandrasekhar is the mastermind of this fraud. He has been a part of the crime world since the age of 17. He has multiple FIRs against him and is presently lodged in Rohini jail (in reference to the Delhi Police case),” the ED had previously stated