Actor Umesh Kamat, who has starred in exhibits comparable to ‘Asambhav’ and ‘Eka Lagnachi Teesri Goshta’, has come out with an announcement stating that he has been unnecessarily dragged within the controversy regarding businessman Raj Kundra. He stated “I, Umesh Kamat an actor by career, have been unnecessarily dragged within the controversy regarding businessman Raj Kundra, due to the shortage of due diligence by information channels/media platforms.”
“Mr. Raj Kundra and his affiliate Mr. Umesh Kamat, who co-incidentally shares my title have been accused of allegedly producing and creating pornographic content material. While this information is being reported by numerous information channels/media platforms my title and picture are being tainted by main media platforms/portals as my footage/pictures which can be found within the public area are being misused by representing me because the accused concerned within the Raj Kundra case,” he added.
The actor continued: “These acts on a part of the information channels/media platforms are solely irresponsible and with out of any type of primary verification of info.”
“This irresponsible motion of broadcasting my pictures and associating my title with the Raj Kundra case on numerous media platforms has brought about great humiliation, undesirable hypothesis and agony to me and my household. These actions have resulted in extreme injury to my repute and quantity to defamation.”
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Umesh clarified that he has no affiliation to Raj Kundra and that the actor simply shares a standard title.
“In the sunshine of the above and to stop additional injury to my repute, I want to make clear that, the Umesh Kamat, presumably an affiliate of Mr. Raj Kundra within the manufacturing/creation of pornographic content material, is just not me.”
“We solely have a standard title.”
He added: “I, Umesh Kamat, have been within the trade for twenty years, with an impeccable repute gathered over all these years and don’t have any reference to the case of Mr. Raj Kundra by any means.”
“Since the involved information channels/ media platforms have failed to comply with the fundamental protocol of working a reality examine on the knowledge that’s being broadcast and used of their information items, I’ve determined to pursue acceptable legal motion towards all of the accountable entities.”
Umesh additionally appealed to all to not use his footage or title in relation to the case.
He stated: “I additionally want to enchantment to all of the members of the media fraternity masking the case of Mr. Raj Kundra, to not use my footage or title linking me to the individual named Umesh Kamat, concerned within the Raj Kundra case.
“It is my humble request to the media to be accountable and do a correct verification of info earlier than broadcasting or publishing any materials pertaining to the case of Mr. Raj Kundra, that includes the title ‘Umesh Kamat’, failing which I can be compelled to take crucial legal motion towards these involved as nicely.”
The actor concluded: “The linkup to this controversy has made me pay a heavy value, simply due to the co-incidence of a shared title with Raj Kundra’s affiliate and due to irresponsible journalism. I hope that no different actor, movie star or widespread man ever has to undergo this ordeal once more.”
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