|Raj Kundra Biography|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||centimeters- 178 cm
meters- 1.78 m
Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
|Date of Birth||9 September 1975|
|Age (as of 2021)||46 Years|
|Birthplace||London, United Kingdom|
|Hometown||London, United Kingdom|
|Educational Qualifications||12th standard|
|Family||Father– Bal Krishan Kundra (Businessman)
Mother– Usha Rani Kundra
|Controversies||• In 2013, after IPL6, he was questioned by Delhi Police in case of spot-fixing after arresting few Rajasthan Royals players. He confessed that he did betting and lost a huge amount of money.
• In 2015, the Supreme Court of India imposed a life ban on him from watching cricket matches in the stadiums. The same year, his IPL team Rajasthan Royals also faced a 2-year ban from IPL.
• On 19 July 2021, the Mumbai Police arrested him in a pornographic-related case. According to the Mumbai Police Commissioner, Hemant Nagrale, in February 2021, a case was registered against Kundra with Crime Branch Mumbai in which Kundra was accused of creating pornographic content and uploading them on a paid App. Reportedly, Kundra was booked under sections 420 (cheating), 34 (common intention), 292, and 293 (related to obscene and indecent advertisements and displays) of IPC besides other sections of the IT Act and the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act. The police have found the involvement of a UK production company, Kenrin, in which the police have suspected that Kundra has a stake in the company. After Kundra’s arrest, Mumbai police commissioner Hemant Nagrale said, “Raj Kundra appears to be the key conspirator of this.”
|Actor||Sylvester Stallone, Hrithik Roshan, Ranveer Singh, and Farhan Akhtar|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Kavita Kundra (Divorced)
|Salary||Rs. 10-12 crores yearly (Approx.)|
|Net Worth||$400 million (Approx.)|
Some lesser-known facts about Raj Kundra Biography
- Does Raj Kundra smoke?: No
- Does Raj Kundra drink alcohol?: Yes
- Raj was a college dropout, who started his business after a visit to Nepal in the 90s, which changed his life.
- Earlier, his father shifted to London from India and initially worked there as a bus conductor.
- He belongs to Punjabi family background.
- In Nepal, he found Pashmina shawls, which he later imported to popular fashion houses in London.
- He is a sports lover and co-owned the IPL team Rajasthan Royals.
- He also Kundra and Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt together launched India’s first professional mixed martial arts fighting league — the Super Fight League – on 16 January 2012.
- He raises funds for his wife Shilpa Shetty’s charity The Shilpa Shetty Foundation that helps orphan and underprivileged children.
- In 2013, he wrote a book called How Not to Make Money.
- He and his wife Shilpa’s Ex-boyfriend Akshay Kumar share a birthday on the same day (9 September).
- Once he insulted Salman Khan by saying that “I can bet Salman doesn’t earn that much…well, at least nowhere near me”.
- He also criticized Shah Rukh Khan‘s Frooti ad commercial’s background song.