A court docket in Bengaluru that’s listening to medication associated instances with alleged hyperlinks to the Kannada movie business obtained a courier containing a detonator on Monday, the police stated. The courier additionally contained a letter that threatened the Justice of the Peace of the native court docket.
“Grant Bail to Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjana Galrani and launch harmless individuals arrested in reference to violence in Bengaluru… else court docket will probably be destroyed,” the letter despatched by an unknown individual stated, referring to 2 Kannada actors named within the alleged medication case and clashes in Bengaluru in August over an incendiary publish on social media.
The Bengaluru police chief’s workplace additionally acquired a duplicate of the letter.
In response to the police, the parcel had been saved on the court docket for a while in the course of the day earlier than one of many court docket workers opened it, solely to seek out the detonator and the letter.
The bomb disposal squad later took away the detonator for evaluation.
A police case has been filed and investigation is on.
Kannada actress Sanjjanaa Galrani was arrested in September after the Bengaluru Police widened its probe into the unlawful drug market. Sanjjanaa Galrani was beneath the radar of the crime department ever since her good friend Rahul, a realtor, was charged in reference to the drug case.
Ragini Dwivedi was arrested on September 5. Ragini Dwivedi, whose household is from Haryana’s Rewari, was born in Bengaluru. She made her debut within the film Veera Madakari in 2009.
The crime department final month intensified its investigation into the medication scandal in Bengaluru after the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) arrested three individuals from town, who have been allegedly supplying medication to singers and actors within the Kannada movie business.