As per the latest reports, a businessman, Parhad Amra, has filed a complaint against Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra, her sister Shamita Shetty and their mother Sunanda Shetty. According to the reports, Amra, an automobile agency owner has accused them of non-repayment of Rs 21 lakh.
Consequently, the Andheri court has summoned the two daughters and their mother to appear in court on 28th February 2022. ANI tweeted the update, informing, “Andheri court has issued summon to actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra, her sister Shamita Shetty and mother Sunanda Shetty following a complaint by a businessman who has alleged non-repayment of Rs 21 lakhs loan by them; court orders the three to appear on February 28”. Further information is awaited.
According to reports, Shilpa’s late father Surendra Shetty borrowed Rs 21 lakh from an automobile agency owner in 2015 and was scheduled to pay it back in January 2017. He however passed away on October 11, 2016, without paying back the loan.
The businessman alleges that his daughters and wife were aware of the financial dealings yet refused to pay back the money. The amount was reportedly borrowed at an interest rate of 18 percent per annum.
Neither Shilpa nor Shamita have released a statement on the accusation.
On the work front, Shilpa Shetty is currently a judge on talent-based reality show ‘India’s Got Talent’. Shamita was last seen in Salman Khan hosted Bigg Boss 15, where she emerged as the third-runner up.
By line: Divya Thearia