Education: 12th Standard
Wife: Shilpa Shetty
Age: 46 Years
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in 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 Qualification||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. 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 conent 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 has found the involvement of a UK production company, Kenrin, in which the police has 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.” The Times of India
|Actor||Sylvester Stallone, Hrithik Roshan, Ranveer Singh and Farhan Akthar|
|Girls, Affairs and More|
|Wife||Kavita Kundra (Divorced)
Shilpa Shetty (Actress, 2009–present)
|Net Worth||$400 million|
Some lesser known facts about Raj Kundra
- 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 a Punjabi fanily 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 raise funds for his wife Shilpa Shetty’s charity The Shilpa Shetty Foundation that helps orphan and underprivileged children.
- He and his wife Shilpa’s Ex-boyfriend Akshay Kumar shares 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 commerial’s background song.