Drugs purchase and addiction are illegal as per the law, recently rounded rumour in tollywood is few artists belongs to Telugu industry is involved in drugs matter. The famous Film producer Allu Aravind recently made a statement regarding 10 young stars in the film industry tarnishing the name of Tollywood due to their drug addiction. Even the government is observing and investigating about the drugs illegal activities very keenly. Allu Aravind also alleged that the drug habit spread to Tollywood from the Mumbai industry.
Drug addiction is a social evil and recently 15 personalities from Telugu Film Industries have received notice sent by the officials of the Telangana Excise and Probation. These personalities have been summoned to personally appear before the Special Investigation Team of the Enforcement Wing of the Probation and Excise Department between July 19 and 27, 2017.
15 Tollywood Stars Names in Drug Activity List by Telangana Excise Dept – Report
Excise Enforcement issued notices to Navdeep, Tarun, Charmi, Mumaith Khan, Puri Jagannadh, Camera man Shyam K Naidu, Art Director Chinna, Subbaraju, Srinivasa Rao, Tanish, Nandu. Even Tollywood hero Ravi Teja is in the list of drugs racket. They also said that they would take severe actions if anyone whoever received the notice denies attending the investigation process. He also stated that they will give counselling to the drug addicts and the people who are proved to be the drug sellers will be punished. This is just a notice though there’s no proof of their activities, further investigation will go on and based upon the investigation officials will declare whether they are actually part of this illegal activity or not. A few of these celebrities requested that the department allow their lawyers to be present instead of them and the request was denied.
They also said that they would take severe actions if anyone whoever received the notice denies attending the investigation process. He also stated that they will give counselling to the drug addicts and the people who are proved to be the drug sellers will be punished. Still, few other names are yet to be revealed. A drug addict becomes a drug dependent. She/he cannot live without drugs if they are addicted. It is a form of psychological conditioning that implies a set of mental and behavioral responses to drugs and related stimuli that result from repeated reinforcement produced by the use of drugs, this is why it is illegal and government officials are giving their best to stop these illegal activities in the society, even Telugu film industry is also co-operating with the government to find and stop such activities.
Hero Navdeep in a TV Channel stated” It is a fact that I have been served notices in drugs case. I will cooperate with police in investigation. I agonized as wrong propaganda has been going on me for no mistake of me. In fact, I do not know who Kelvin is.” Navdeep said and he also tweeted about the notice in twitter too.
Source: Times of India