Poonam on Raj Kundra's arrest: 'They threatened to leak my personal stuff'
- Poonam Pandey has said that she was threatened and her personal phone number was leaked in retaliation after she had a contractual disagreement with Raj Kundra and his company. Poonam Pandey, who has a legal history with arrested businessman Raj Kundra, has said that she was threatened to sign a contract with a firm he was associated with, after which her phone number was leaked in retaliation. Raj was arrested in connection with the production and streaming of pornographic content.
Raj Kundra was taken into police custody on Monday night after being booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Information Technology (IT) Act. He has been remanded to police custody till July 23. To a leading daily, Poonam said, "I was threatened and forced to sign a contract which stated — I have to shoot, pose and look a certain way according to their will or else, they’d leak all of my personal stuff.”
She continued, "When I wasn’t in favor of signing and decided to terminate the contract, they leaked my personal mobile number along with messages like, ‘Call me now, I will strip for you on the app. I still remember, after that, I started receiving calls from all over, not in dozens but thousands, at odd hours, asking me for explicit services. People started sending me pornographic images and videos. I even left my home in fear that something bad will happen to me. It felt so scary.”