Shilpa Shetty split as she rides to Vaishno Devi: “Jaesi mata ki iccha” | Bollywood
Actress Shilpa Shetty recently visited Vaishno Devi Shrine in Jammu’s Katra, amid the ongoing pornography scandal of her husband, businessman Raj Kundra. Taking to Instagram stories, Shilpa shared videos and photos documenting her journey to the shrine and back.
In the first video, Shilpa Shetty gave a glimpse of her riding trip down a steep road with the hashtag ‘Vaishno Devi trip’. The following video clip showed her with her friend Akanksha Malhotra as they rode horses.
Shilpa found herself divided as Akanksha shouted ‘Jai mata di’. She later joined in saying “Jai” and added, “Jaesi mata ki iccha (The way God wants it). Shilpa wore a white suit, a mask and tied her hair back. Shilpa tagged Akanksha and wrote “my best spiritual friend”.
Shilpa also gave a glimpse of the surrounding greenery and shops on the way to their destination. In one photo, she posed for the lens with Akanksha. While Shilpa wore an ethnic orange colored dress, Akanksha opted for a pink costume. A video clip also highlighted her return trip as she passed through a tunnel. In the last photo, she captured the sunset from her flight window.
Shilpa’s pilgrimage to Vaishno Devi comes when the criminal branch of the Mumbai Police Department filed an additional indictment against Raj in the pornography case. According to information shared by Mumbai police on Thursday, the 1,500-page indictment contains statements from 43 witnesses, including Shilpa. Raj was arrested by police on July 19 along with 11 others on charges relating to the alleged creation of pornographic films.
In his statement to Mumbai police, quoted by The Indian Express, Shilpa said: “Raj Kundra started Viaan Industries Limited in 2015 and I was one of the directors until 2020 when I resigned. for personal reasons. I’m not familiar with Hotshots or Bollyfame apps. I was too busy with my own work so I didn’t know what Raj Kundra was doing. “
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Shilpa was last seen in Hungama 2 along with Meezaan, Paresh Rawal, and Pranitha Subhash. Currently, she is one of the judges on the reality show Super Dancer 4, alongside Geeta Kapur and Anurag Basu.