The notices were sent based on confessions of the 12 people arrested for alleged involvement in the drug racket that was busted by the Excise Department recently. According to the investigators , the key drug peddlers delivered LSD and cocaine directly to 12 Tollywood stars and sometimes to their drivers, PAs and close associates.
The P&E sleuths caught an event manager Piyoosh on Friday and recovered some drugs from him. He claimed to have secured drugs by placing order online. He was the key person accused of supplying drugs to school children and college students,” an investigator said.
Jeevitha Rajasekhar while speaking to media over Tollywood Drugs Mafia blamed media for negative publicity of Telugu Film Industry. She said being a citizen it is our responsibility to concentrate more on students who are at the verge of spoiling their lives. She said no Tollywood actor is endorsing any kind of sedatives to her knowledge. She also requested the media to stop negative publicity over Tollywood and to respect them. The actress said if at all any actor from Tollywood will be proved to be involved in drug abuse he or she will have to face the consequences.