Priyank Paradeshi, the kingpin of piracy racket, was arrested in Jabalpur on Friday. He was identified as a Senior Manager in a multi-national software firm IBM and operates from California.On the release date (July 10th), 'Baahubali' piracy prints appeared on the internet and Priyank Paradeshi was instrumental in making this happen. Telugu Film Chamber's anti-piracy cell found the source of the piracy as soon as possible.
Priyank Paradeshi's Gang has pirated as many as 1,243 films in the past few years. They used to upload new movies on 65 websites and has established separate gateways to receive payments from the subscribers. Along with Priyank Paradeshi, 11 Gang Members were taken into custody and their mode of operation is said to be far advanced. Cops have issued look out notices for Khan Sahaab operating from France and Khurram operating from Australia.