An African has been arrested by the Central Crime Department in reference to their probe into the alleged drug peddling and substance abuse case involving these within the Kannada movie business, CCB officers mentioned right here on Saturday.
The person, Loum Pepper Samba, was reportedly supplying medicine to celebrities.
4 individuals, together with Kannada actress Ragini Dwivedi, have already been arrested in reference to the case Whereas Ragini was arrested final night, her pal Ravi Shankar, a clerk at RTO in Jayanagar and Rahul Shetty, an actual property businessman, had been arrested on Thursday night.
Officers had additionally arrested high-end social gathering planner Viren Khanna in reference to the case in New Delhi on Friday.
“Loum Pepper Samb from Africa, who was the drug peddler, supplying medicine to Ravi and different celebrities, has been arrested by the Central Crime Department,” CCB officers mentioned.
The current arrests by the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) had unearthed alleged hyperlinks of drug peddlers with Kannada actors and musicians, which the CCB police are at the moment investigating, that has led to those arrests.
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