In a shocking development within the Bollywood circle, Ayesha Shroff, wife of acclaimed actor Jackie Shroff and mother of heartthrob Tiger Shroff, has fallen prey to a fraudulent scheme amounting to Rs 58 lakh. An official complaint has been lodged by Ayesha with the Santacruz Police Station in Mumbai. Following this, a thorough probe has been initiated by the police, focusing on severe accusations levelled against an individual named Alan Fernandes.
According to the ANI news agency’s Twitter handle, Fernandes faces charges under several IPC sections, including 420, 408, 465, 467 and 468, relating to the hefty fraud of Rs 58 lakh.
Ayesha Shroff: Victim of Deceit Yet Again?
Interestingly, this isn’t the first instance of Ayesha being embroiled in a financial scandal. She previously made headlines in 2015 when she accused actor Sahil Khan of cheating and criminal intimidation for allegedly failing to repay a loan amounting to Rs 4 crore.
From Bollywood Diva to Producer: Ayesha’s Journey in Showbiz
Despite the recent distress, Ayesha Shroff remains a prominent figure in the Bollywood film industry. Initially gracing the silver screen alongside Mohnish Bahl in ‘Teri Baahon Mein’, she shifted gears in 2003 and took on the role of a producer with the film ‘Jis Desh Mein Ganga Rehta Hain’, which starred Govinda in the lead. Despite her star-studded film ‘Boom’, with Amitabh Bachchan and Katrina Kaif, failing to impress at the box office, Ayesha has maintained her presence in the industry.
Ayesha’s Love for Her Kids Lights Up Social Media
Besides her Bollywood endeavours, Ayesha has a strong social media presence where she frequently expresses her support and affection for her children, Tiger and Krishna Shroff. Recently, she shared a video of Tiger delivering a soulful rendition of Nick Jonas and King’s song ‘Maan Meri Jaan (Afterlife)’. Her heartfelt caption for the video truly reflected a mother’s pride in her talented offspring.
While the case proceeds, fans and well-wishers across the nation are holding their breath for the Shroff family.