Mumbai: Television actress and model Jewel Vashistha has been arrested by the property cell of Mumbai Crime Branch on Saturday evening. It is alleged that Gehna used to lure newcomers and Strugler to work in porn videos and then earn millions of rupees by uploading that video on two different websites.
A senior official said that Gahna Vashist has a production house named GV Studio. Under which she used to suit these videos. According to the police, Vashistha is making such videos since the year 2019. The police has so far received around 90 porn videos, which it has shot. The crime branch official said that on 3 February, the jewel was raided at Vashisht’s house. After which three mobile phones, a laptop and some bank related documents were seized from his house.
The police presented Jewel Vashisht in the court on Sunday, where the court has sent him to police custody till 10 February. During the investigation, the police found that he had two websites. To which she used to upload such videos. To watch porn videos made by it, one has to subscribe to its channel, which costs Rs 2000.
Profit of crores
Senior officer of property cell Kedari Pawar said that he had received an information that a gang is active in Mumbai which forces Strugler to use them to make a porn movie and he is earning crores of profits from this business. After getting the information, the Crime Branch formed a team and raided the bungalow named Green Villa in Malwani Marh area and arrested five people and rescued a 23-year-old girl during the shooting of the ongoing porn movie. .
The arrested accused are being named as Yasmine Khan aka Roha Khan (producer and director), Monu Sharma (photographer), Bhanu Thakur (actor), Atish Sheikh (actor) and Pratibha Nalawade (creative director). Police have seized high definition DVR cameras, 6 mobile phones, laptops, camera stands, spotlights and memory cards (which contain many porn videos) from them. Police has also seized their bank account, in which an amount of more than Rs 36 lakh has been recovered.
The police say that these people have earned this money from those people who used to subscribe to their applications to watch the film made by them. Pawar told that these people used to target such youths who are doing a lot of straggling, after which these accused used to show those strikers a dream of getting a good role in Bollywood, TV serial or any big web series and then work with them. Used to convince. They used to shoot for half a film after telling a good story and after that in the second half, they used to shoot porn in the name of bold scene shoot.
Earn more at a lower cost!
Police said that these people used to give 25 to 30 thousand acting to these stragglers. After this, these people used to select an isolated location for the shooting, for which they had to pay 5 to 10 rupees a day. These people used to shoot the entire movie from a good mobile with high definition and then uploaded it on their website. According to the style of the police, 4 lakh people have subscribed to this application so far. These people used to take money for subscription at Rs 199 per month.
Yasmin Khan the mastermind of this gang?
According to the police officer, Yasmin herself has done small roles in films and TV serials earlier. This is the reason why they have a list of girls who have been struggling for years to get a chance in Bollywood or TV serial. Yasmin used to offer these girls in the name of a short film. After this, she used to narrate a script to these stragglers for making a 20-minute film but did not give information about any nude scene. After this, she promised to give 25 to 30 thousand rupees to the characters for the shooting of this small film.
After this, she used to sign an agreement with these artists, which she was not even allowed to read. After getting the signature on this agreement, those actors were called to a bungalow located in the Malvani Marh area for shooting. Then as the shooting progressed, those artists were asked to remove clothes. In such a situation, if an artist refuses to do so, he would be threatened to take legal action if he does not agree to it by showing his agreement.