Telugu actress, Nagababu daughter and the niece of Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan’ Niharika Konidela has been confirmed to have been detained by the police from 3 AM on Sunday till 12:00 PM.
She was detained by cops early on Sunday as they partied away at a swanky pub in Banjara Hills since Saturday night. While the police initially refused to confirm if the actress and singer were part of those caught, visuals emerged of the actress Niharika Konidela leaving the station to go.
Cops confirm that she was among the 150 people detained by the Task Force and Banjara Hills police. A top-cop at Banjara Hills police station said, “Task Force had raided a pub at five star hotel in the city on Saturday night to curb late night partying and on allegations of drugs being distributed. Around 150 people were partying at a pub last night. The pub does not have the permission to operate post-midnight. A singer Rahul Sipligunj and actress were among those detained as a prohibited substance was found on the premises.”
Outside of the station, Niharika Konidela refused to talk with media, she stayed on phone and looked harassed while making her way to a waiting car. She also refused to answer questions related to the incident. It is also being heard that there were two other friends with her, who were also let go a few minutes after.