Actress held for ‘prostitution’ wanted to maintain her lifestyle

This is the second time she has been arrested for being involved in a sex racket.

Written by Janyala Sreenivas | Hyderabad | Published:September 5, 2014 1:20 am

A 23-year-old national award-winning actress who was arrested from a hotel in Hyderabad Sunday night for alleged prostitution is said to have told police that she joined the trade as she was broke but wanted to maintain her lifestyle and to keep some association with the film industry.

This is the second time she has been arrested for being involved in a sex racket.

The actress has been sent to a government women’s rehabilitation home. Several businessmen who were in the suite of a hotel where a team of Banjara Hills police conducted a sting operation were also held.

Well-known in Tollywood for her role in Telugu movie Kotha Bangaru Lokam, which became a hit, the actress had earlier gained fame for her role in Hindi movie Makdee, for which she won the national award for best child actor. She came to the attention of many directors and producers of Telugu, Tamil and Bengali films for her role in Iqbal too.

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    Manish
    May 8, 2017 at 11:11 pm
    Sir, Through your brillent efforts that so called kathak exponent 'Drishti Roy' who has been running a fake kathak coaching Ins ute at a posh colony in 2-kha-16, behind Shopping centre has stopped pros ition. But she has discovered new way to carry on her pros ution after 11: 30 or so in night hoous and in early morning till 11: 00 O' clock. Under the protection of a farzi guy, who has been falsely proclaimed as savour of that pros ute 'Drishti Roy'. Who has been living at 2-kha-9 ( Bhupendra Singh Rat ) popularly known as Gola.Sir I am highly oblized that you have stopped all this. But the question arises how long ? As these people are criminal minded so please keep confidential my I.D. as they may hurt me badly or even worse. All this happening at a fake Ins ute "Technovision" 2-kha-16, behind Shopping centre, where an unscroupless family namely Sandeep Sharma & isted by her spouse Menna Sharma has given an asylum to that pros ute 'Drishti Roy". Please Sir try best.
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