| Bengaluru |
September 22, 2020 9:04:46 am
The Central Crime Branch (CCB) police have issued a lookout notice in opposition to Aditya Alva, son of late minister Jeevaraj Alva and the brother-in-law of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, and movie producer Shiva Prakash in reference to the drug scandal within the Kannada movie business.
Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) Sandip Patil informed indianexpress.com that “from concerned agencies, we found that Aditya Alva and Shivprakash have not left India, hence lookout notice issued against them.”
The CCB lately raided Aditya Alva’s residence in Hebbal, North Bengaluru. He is among the many 12 accused within the Sandalwood drug scandal which is being investigated by the CCB police. According to CCB police, Aditya is accused quantity 6 and has been absconding ever because the police began probing the drug case. While movie producer Shiva Prakash is accused #1 within the case.
The CCB intensified its investigation after the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested three individuals from town, who had been allegedly supplying medicine to singers and actors within the Kannada movie business, also referred to as “Sandalwood”.
Meanwhile, the bail petition of Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani within the Sandalwood drug case shall be heard by an NDPS Special Court on September 24.
Ragini and Sanjjanaa had been remanded to judicial custody in Parappana Agrahara Central Prison within the metropolis. Ragini was arrested by the CCB police on September 4, Sanjjanaa was arrested on September 8 after the police raided their residence.
Earlier, filmmaker and journalist Indrajit Lankesh, whereas giving his assertion to the CCB on the Kannada movie business drug scandal, claimed that at the least 15 folks within the business had been concerned within the drug commerce.
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