The Indian film industry has a dark side beneath all the glamour and limelight. Not once but many times, heroines and aspiring actresses have been found trapped in sex rackets! Let us take a look this list.
Shweta Basu Prasad
Shweta has remained popular as a child artist. Her role in “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii” gave her huge fame. She has worked in many films in the South, however, she was accused of being in a sex racket. The Makdi-fame actress was arrested from a hotel in Hyderabad in the year 2014.
On January 9, 2014, yet another high profile sex racket was busted when the police raided IAS O. P. Gupta’s residence. Apparently, Bollywood actress Mishti Mukherjee was running this racket. She was arrested in an objectionable position during the raid.
Another South Indian actress Aish Ansari, who also appeared in movies like “Chalte Chalte” and “Om Shanti Om”, was caught prostituting red-handed. In November 2013 she was arrested from a hotel in Jodhpur along with three other women.
Tamil actress Bhuwaneshwari’s name got dragged into a sex racket for the first time in 2009. She was accused of running a racket in her own apartment. She has been arrested several times for this.
Popular Bollywood actress Sherlyn Chopra took to Twitter and posted that she was once involved in prostitution. Though, some say it was a publicity stunt.
Kinnera, a popular Telugu actress, was accused of being a sex broker.
These actresses are only a few of them. The showbiz business is full of such instances and characters. For the sake of quick money and survival, time and again, actresses have stepped into the dark world of prostitution.