The Enforcement Directorate today summoned Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez for questioning in connection with the case of Sukesh Chandrashekhar. Yes, as per the information received, Jacqueline Fernandez is going to the Enforcement Directorate today. You all know that Jacqueline has been questioned several times by the ED in this case. In fact, the ED has questioned Jacqueline several times in the past in the Sukesh Chandrasekhar case and recorded her statement. Apart from this, you should also be aware that the Enforcement Directorate had also issued a lookout notice against Jacqueline in the alleged money laundering case a few days ago. However, the court had suspended the lookout notice against Jacqueline. At the same time, the court had allowed Jacqueline to attend the IIFA Awards in Abu Dhabi between May 31 and June 6.
Apart from this, let us also tell you that the ED's investigation is going on on the allegation of extortion of Rs 200 crore on the fraudster Sukesh Chandrasekhar. In this case, it is alleged that the jailed Sukesh Chandrasekhar had given expensive gifts to Jacqueline. At the same time, the ED took action against them and also attached their property worth Rs 7 crore, which was given by the accused Sukesh as a gift to Jacqueline. In fact, the ED said in its charge sheet that Pinky Irani, an associate of Sukesh Chandrasekhar, had made an appointment with Jacqueline to meet him. In this case, it is alleged that Sukesh Chandrasekhar had delivered expensive gifts and cash to Jacqueline through Pinky Irani. At the same time, Sukesh Chandrasekhar is alleged to have sent a gift of crores of rupees to Jacqueline Fernandez by extorting money from the wife of a Delhi-based businessman.
At the same time, let us also tell you that Sukesh Chandrasekhar, lodged in Delhi's Tihar Jail, had filed a petition in the Supreme Court. In the petition, he had sought to be shifted to a jail outside Delhi, claiming that there was a threat to his life in Tihar Jail. Not only this, Sukesh Chandrasekhar, who is lodged in jail, sat on a hunger strike on May 23 and demanded that he should go against the jail rules and allow him to meet his wife Leena Maria Paul more than twice a month. Let us tell you all that Leena, the wife of accused Sukesh, is also lodged in Tihar Jail.