NEW DELHI: Actor Jacqueline Fernandez on Wednesday informed a Delhi courtroom within the Rs 200 crore extortion case involving conman Sukesh Chandrashekhar, that he had performed together with her feelings and made her life “hell”.
Within the case being heard within the Patiala Home courts, she claimed that her instincts informed her that she was being taken for a journey when his aide Pinky Irani launched him to her as “a government official”.
In accordance with Jacqueline’s assertion, he had launched himself because the proprietor of Solar TV and claimed (late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister) J. Jayalalithaa was his aunt.
“Chandrashekhar stated he was an enormous fan, and stated I ought to do movies in south India too, and because the proprietor of Solar TV, that they had many initiatives lined up. We should always attempt to work collectively in south Indian motion pictures.
“Sukesh misled me, ruined my career and my livelihood,” she stated.
Jacqueline stated that she solely later received to know he was arrested for impersonating senior officers of the Home and the Regulation Ministries.
She claimed that she received to know his actual title solely after she received conscious of his felony background.
The actor stated that she was cheated by Irani as she by no means disclosed her background to him.
“Pinky Irani was aware of Chandrashekhar’s activity and background. But she never disclosed this to me,” she stated.
The identical courtroom, on January 16, had issued discover to Enforcement Directorate (ED) on an software moved by the actor looking for permission to fly to Dubai submit January 27 for skilled work.
She had made an pressing request for listening to. The courtroom, due to this fact, listed the matter for subsequent listening to on January 25.
Jacqueline, in December final yr, had moved a plea looking for to journey overseas to go to her ailing mom in Bahrain. Nevertheless, she withdrew it because the courtroom wasn’t keen to permit her to journey overseas.
Chandrashekhar allegedly extorted cash from politicians, celebrities and businessmen. He duped former pharma firm Ranbaxy proprietor Shivinder Mohan Singh’s spouse Aditi Singh of Rs 200 crore.
He had allegedly despatched tremendous costly presents to Jacqueline, whereas he additionally booked a chartered flight for her from Mumbai to Chennai throughout his bail interval.
Furthermore, in line with the ED, it’s suspected that the alleged conman had despatched big chunks of cash extorted from Singh to her.
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