Bengaluru, September 5
An African has been arrested by the Central Crime Branch in reference to their probe into the alleged drug peddling and substance abuse case involving these within the Kannada movie business, CCB officers stated right here on Saturday.
The man, Loum Pepper Samba, was reportedly supplying medicine to celebrities.
Four individuals, together with Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi, have already been arrested in reference to the case While Ragini was arrested final night, her buddy Ravi Shankar, a clerk at RTO in Jayanagar and Rahul Shetty, an actual property businessman, have been arrested on Thursday night.
Officials had additionally arrested high-end occasion planner Viren Khanna in reference to the case in New Delhi on Friday.
“Loum Pepper Samb from Africa, who was the drug peddler, supplying drugs to Ravi and other celebrities, has been arrested by the Central Crime Branch,” CCB officers stated.
The current arrests by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) had unearthed alleged hyperlinks of drug peddlers with Kannada actors and musicians, which the CCB police are presently investigating, that has led to those arrests. PTI