About Raj Kundra
Raj Kundra, a British Indian Businessman, was ranked as the 198th Richest British Asian by Success.
He belonged to a middle-class family as his father was a middle-class businessman and his mother was a shop assistant.
He has had various investment interests which include cricket and mixed martial arts.
He got married to Shilpa Shetty, a distinguished Bollywood actress which was his second marriage.
Biography of Raj Kundra
Name: Ripu Sudan Kundra
Known as: Raj Kundra
Known For: He was ranked as 198th richest British Asian by success.
Date of Birth of Raj Kundra: 9 September 1975
Age of Raj Kundra: 46 years (as of 2021)
Height of Raj Kundra: 5.10ft, 178 cm, 1.78m
Weight of Raj Kundra: 78 kg (143 lbs)
Zodiac Sign/Star Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
Known Languages: English, Hindi
Net Worth of Raj Kundra: $550m (4000 cr)
Marital Status: Married
Controversies of Raj Kundra
- In 2013, Raj Kundra confessed that he gambled and lost a huge amount of money when he was interrogated by the Delhi Police after IPL6 in the case of Spot-Fixing after arresting few Rajasthan Royal players.
- In the year 2015, The Supreme Court of India imposed a lifetime ban on Raj Kundra from watching cricket matches in the stadiums. In the same year, the team Rajasthan Royal was banned from playing IPL for 2 years.
- On 20-July-2021 Raj Kundra was arrested by the Mumbai Police in a pornographic-related case.
According to the Police Commissioner of Mumbai, Hemant Nagrale, in February-2021, Raj Kundra was accused of creating pornographic content and uploading them on a paid app.
Reportedly, he has been accused of cheating (section 420), common intention (section 34), related to obscene and indecent advertisement and displays (section 292 and 293).
The police have found the involvement of a UK production company, Kenrin, in which Kundra has supposedly had stocks.
Interesting Facts about Raj Kundra
- He’s a Punjabi
- Kundra was born and raised in London.
- He’s a sports lover and co-owned the IPL team Rajasthan Royals.
- Kundra and Sanjay Dutt launched India’s first-ever professional martial arts fighting league – Super Fighting League on 16 January 2012.
- He wrote a book named “How to not make money” in 2013.
- Kundra and Akshay Kumar share their birthdays on the same day.
- He insulted Salman Khan saying “I bet he doesn’t earn that much”
- His daughter Samisha Shetty Kundra is born through surrogacy.
- He also criticized Shah Rukh Khan’s Frooti ad commercial background song.
Affairs of Raj Kundra
Kavita Kundra (ex wife)
Family of Raj Kundra
Father- Bal Krishan Kundra
Mother- Usha Rani Kundra
Spouse – Shilpa Shetty
Social Media Profiles Raj Kundra
Education/Qualification of Raj Kundra
High School Graduate
Hobbies of Raj Kundra
- Mixed martial arts
Smoke – No
Alcohol – Yes