Model turned actress Leena Maria Paul who has worked in the Bollywood film Madras Cafe, was arrested by the Delhi Police’s Economic Offences Wing on Sunday (September 5, 2021) for allegedly helping her boyfriend Sukesh Chandrasekhar in extorting Rs 200 crore from a businessman’s wife.
As per a report in PTI, the police has invoked the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime (MCOCA) Act against the accused. A senior police officer told the news agency that further investigation into the matter is underway.
He revealed that Paul allegedly helped her boyfriend in duping former Fortis Healthcare promoter Shivinder Mohan Singh’s wife Aditi Singh. For the unversed, Shivendra was arrested in a money laundering case related to the alleged misappropriation of funds at Religare Finvest Ltd (RFL) in 2019.
An FIR was filed on August 7 after Aditi informed police that a man posing as a senior official of the Law Ministry in June last year had offered to…