When I-T officials raided Priyanka Chopra’s house and Shahid Kapoor 'opened the door'
First Published 26, Apr 2020, 11:07 AM
Priyanka Chopra is now married to international singer Nick Jonas. But, there was a time when the actress was in a relationship with Shahid Kapoor, who helped her during an I-T raid
Priyanka Chopra is one of the most successful actresses in the world. From Bollywood to Hollywood, she is counted as part of the A-list celebs. Recently, she completed one year of her marriage with pop star Nick Jonas. Both shared amazing pictures from their wedding day.
However, Priyanka was once dating Shahid Kapoor, who is now married to Mira Rajput and has two kids. Yes, both got close during the shooting of Kaminey, and their relationship grew with time.
In an episode of Rajat Sharma's Aap Ki Adaalat, Priyanka had spoken about her relationship with Shahid. She was asked about the rumours of Shahid opening the door to Priyanka's house early morning when the Income Tax Department officers raided her residence in Mumbai.
She said since Shahid was her neighbour, she decided to call him, and that he very kindly came to be with her during the whole process. During that time, some reports claim that Priyanka's mother was not at home and father was out of town.
Later, Rajat also confronted her about the I-T team having found Rs 6 crore under her mattress, to which, Mrs Jonas denied the allegations. PC said that she took pride in being one of the highest tax-payers in India and had no worries when the I-T team visited her place. She said there would not be any discrepancies.
However, according to The Times of India, sources in the I-T department said, “Actor Shahid who also lives in Raj Classic on Yari Road, was present at the actress’ house when the I-T officers rang her doorbell. Both were quite shocked by the raid. Shahid could not leave immediately. So, he remained there for sometime.” Another source close to Priyanka confirmed and said, “Yes, Shahid was present at Priyanka’s place when the I-T raid happened.”
And according to Mumbai Mirror, Priyanka’s parents, who live in another apartment on the same floor, were also present during the I-T search.