Home / News / India /  FIR against Gauri Khan: Here’s why Shah Rukh Khan’s wife is in legal trouble

Gauri Khan, the wife of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, has been named in a criminal complaint filed in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday. The complaint, filed by Mumbai resident Jaswant Shah, alleges that Gauri Khan, along with Anil Kumar Tulsiani, CMD of Tulsiyani Construction and Development Limited, and its director Mahesh Tulsiyani, were involved in a case of criminal breach of trust under Section 409 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).

According to the complaint, Jaswant Shah invested in a property located in Tulsiani Golf View at Lucknow’s Sushant Golf City area, but did not receive possession of the flat despite paying 86 lakh. The apartment was purchased from Tulsiani Construction and Developers Group, whose brand ambassador was Gauri Khan at the time.

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Sounak Mukhopadhyay
Sounak Mukhopadhyay, who also goes by the name Sounak Mukherjee, has been producing digital news since 2012. He's worked for the International Business Times, The Inquisitr, and Moneycontrol in the past. He's also contributed to Free Press Journal and TheRichest with feature articles. He covers news for a wide range of subjects including business, finance, economy, politics and social media. Before working with digital news publications, he worked as a freelance content writer.
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