Some Things You Need to Know about the Vihaan Director Arrest Saga
Vihaan is a sub-franchisee in India of the Hong Kong-based direct selling company, Qnet. The saga started out 25 January, 2019 when India’s Supreme Court passed entering that is in favor of Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd. The Supreme Court order stated that there was ‘no coersive action’ against Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd. who are the petitioners of the case. The respondents of the case together with the state of Telengana were also ordered by the Supreme Court not to take other coersive steps in the FIRs that are filed against Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd.
It then follows that on 26 January, 2019, Dlip Raj, the director of Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd together with his two independent representatives Chandar Kumar Chowdary and Atur Kumar who is a renowned businessman were arrested by the Cyberabad police authorities. The alleged charges for the areas for that they were involved in a Ponzi scheme through a multi-level marketing business of the sub franchise partner, Qnet.
Dilip Raj, the director of Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd, pleaded is innocence through a video put out to the media that he did not possess any knowledge about the financial deals of Qnet. Mr. Dilip went ahead to see that neither Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd nor himself as a director has any chance of making financial decisions of Qnet as the company is only a sub-franchisee partner of Qnet.
Qnet, in response to the rest of Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd’s director and the two independent representatives, stated that it was an unlawful arrest by the Cyberabad police and that the coersive action had no civil or criminal law backing or adherence because it went against the order of the Hon. Supreme Court of India. Qnet went ahead to name the arrest by the Cyberabad police as police brutality stating that the director of Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd was forced into recording the video that circulated through the media reports through the many threats of police action.
Qnet put it out that transcripts of the arrest were requested from the Cyberabad police as it was against the orders of the Hon. Supreme Court of India and that they would use the transcript before the Hon. Court. Qnet said that they distributors get commissions out of product sales and that Ponzi scheme will totally be absurd in this case according to the claims by the respondent and Cyberabad police.
The public was also informed by Qnet that they should be rest assured that there is compliance with the full guidelines of the central governments ministry of consumer affairs as well as the state of Telengana in all the operations of Vihaan direct selling (India) Pvt. Ltd.