Madras Café actress Leena Paul has been arrested along with her business and live-in partner Sekhar for running a fake investment scheme that promised investors quicker returns within a short period of time. They were arrested by the Mumbai Economic Offences wing and sent to custody.
Leena and her partner had earlier duped Canara bank and were also involved in many cheating cases, by luring people to invest in their projects and promising huge returns. The couple had many luxury cars amounting to more than 20 Crores and Sekhar escaped the arrest when the team reached their Delhi farmhouse.
Leena had acted in many Malayalam movies such as Cobra, and Mohanlal’s award winning Red Chilles and was set to make her bollywood debut in the upcoming film Madras Café opposite John Abraham.