With actor and manufacturer, Niharika Konidela’s name being associated with the pub raid in Hyderabad’s Banjara Hills on April three, her father Naga Babu Konidela has issued a video assertion pronouncing his daughter turned into not at fault. Naga Babu, who is the brother of actors Chiranjeevi and Pawan Kalyan, stated that Niharika had finished nothing incorrect, and asked human beings not to unfold ‘unwanted speculations.’ Niharika turned into many of the rankings of humans present on the Pudding and Mink pub in Radisson Blu hotel in the upscale Banjara Hills location while it was raided via Hyderabad police within the early hours of April 3.
Police said that they located packets of white powder suspected to be cocaine at the premises of the pub, and feature booked 3 folks along with the manager of the pub underneath various sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act. While visuals display Niharika being taken to the Banjara Hills police station, the police have now not named her in a listing of “respondent people” in reference to the incident.
In his announcement, Naga Babu said, “I am responding to ultimate night’s incident at the pub in Radisson Blu as my daughter Niharika changed into gift there at the time. As the pub was being operated beyond authorized hours, police took action on the pub. As a long way as Niharika is concerned, she is obvious. As per the statistics shared through the police, they said Niharika has done nothing wrong. To keep away from unwanted speculations on social and mainstream media, I am releasing this video. Our conscience is very clear, I request you now not to spread undesirable speculations.”
Around 142 individuals who have been gifted inside the pub have been taken to the Banjara Hills police station, which includes actor Niharika Konidela, singer Rahul Sipligunj, and TDP MP Galla Jayadev’s son Galla Siddharth. It turned into also said that a few other contributors of outstanding households, including those of politicians, had been among the ones present at the pub while it became raided.
Based on specific statistics that a party become being organized at the pub in violation of policies through running beyond its accredited hours, a police team finished the raid, and as many as 142 clients except the hotel body of workers have been introduced to a police station, puzzled and the customers have been later permitting off, police said. Among those arrested in the medication, case are the manager of the pub Mahadaram Anil Kumar, and Abhishek Vuppala, who’s an associate of the pub, a press launch from the Hyderabad Police stated. Abhishek’s mom, BJP leader Vuppala Sarada, claimed that her son was harmless, The New Indian Express suggested.
Meanwhile, Hyderabad Police Commissioner CV Anand issued orders putting the SHO of Banjara Hills police station below suspension besides issuing a rate memo to the ACP (Banjara Hills Divison), for their alleged negligence closer to their legitimate responsibilities within the management of narcotics in pubs and bars.