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Slush financing, extortion, drugs, the 'Bolly-Mafia' nexus as thick as ever

International Business Times | 12/06/2022 07:55 PM | Click to read full article

For over five decades, the attraction between Bollywood and the underworld is a grim reality, but oft with fatal consequences - though there are some glaring differences in the game pre-and-post 2000 eras.

As in most sectors, films also are a business of entertainment and the "money-bags" commanded all they financed - the stars, producers, directors, music directors, singers, distributors, theatre owners, etc., ideal conditions for all Hell to break loose with one stray spark.