Actor Jacqueline Fernandez granted interim bail in money laundering case

New Delhi, Sep 26 (Bureau) A Delhi court granted interim bail to actor Jacqueline Fernandez in Rs 200 crore money laundering case registered by Enforcement Directorate under the provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act. Special Judge Shailendra Malik after hearing argument on behalf of prosecution and defence counsels granted bail to Fernandez with the condition of furnishing a personal bond of Rs 50,000 and adjourned the case for further hearing on October 22.

In this matter, Special Court had taken cognizance of the supplementary charge sheet filed by the Enforcement Directorate in which Fernandez was first time named as an accused. After taking cognizance of ED, the court directed Fernandez to appear before it. ED has alleged that Fernandez admitted that she had received expensive gifts from conman Sukesh Chandrashekar.