Film Personalities Links in Drugs Scandal creating shudders in Tollywood, the Telugu fraternity people have much difference of opinion on this issue. So far four film personalities out 12 who received notices from Excise Enforcement Special Investigation Team (SIT) have appeared before SIT officials for questioning regarding their links with drugs peddlers who caught a month back.
Yesterday child actor turned struggling hero Tarun appeared before the SIT probing. He was accompanied by his father Chakrapani and his lawyer. The actor reached Abkari Bhavan, the office of Prohibition and Excise Department of Telangana at around 9:10 am and SIT officials started investigating him from 10:30 AM.
The investigation continued till mid night, around 11:30 PM the actor came out. Traun questioning has occurred more than 12 hours. So far it is highest time SIT officials taken to grill the actor.
Traun made a mark as lover boy with his debut film as hero “Nuvve Kavali” (2000). After delivering a couple of successful films, he failed to continue his success so on. He is struggling to get a proper hit from a decade. After facing disasters in his film journey, Tarun shifted his focus to recreations business. He had opened a pub in 2009 in Banjara Hills area of Hyderabad. As the role of pubs in drug peddling came under scanner in the past, he had sold his stakes.
After more than 12 hours of interrogation, officials said that a medical team was collecting Tarun’s blood sample, along with samples of his nails and hair, for a forensic test, to establish if the actor had been consuming drugs.
SIT officials announced that on Monday (July 24th) hero Navdeep will be questioned, on Tuesday (July 25th) hero Ravi Teja, on Wednesday (July 26th) actress Charmi, On Thursday (July 27th) item bomb Mumaith Khan will appear before SIT for probe on Drugs case. Watch this space for more updates.