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Controversies People Create for 15 Minutes of Fame

By SiliconIndia  |   Friday, 09 November 2012, 05:00 Hrs   |    1 Comments
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Bangalore: Most of the people in this modern era are prepared to go to any extent and do anything to get in the limelight and rise to prominence.  Here is a list of such people who pulled publicity stunts and tricks for a momentary fame, as reported by Anusha Poddar on ‘IDIVA’ website.

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1. Nupur Mehta:

The model turned smalltime Bollywood actress, who has portrayed small roles in movies such as ‘Jo Bole So Nihal’, starred in television advertisements of Perella and Fanta, and a model for Fiat calendar, got a shot at fame when she was alleged of being a part of honey-trap to lure cricketers into match-fixing during the ICC World Cup 2011. She was also alleged of helping Indian bookmakers to fix the matches of English County Championship that was held recently.

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1: Well Written.
Posted by:Akash - 09 Nov, 2012
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