Sabharwal had initiated the investigation into the drug supply in the city earlier this month and faced the wrath of political class when names of schools to which notices were issued by his department were leaked in the media.
According to the reports, the officials of the Telangana Prohibition and Excise recently sent out the notices for at least 15 personalities from the Telugu film industry.
Actress Jeevitha supporting Tollywood industry faulted government and police officials for defaming the industry and isolating only celebrities when many bigwigs of the society are also victims or users of the drugs.More news: Weak US inflation, retail sales data dim rate hike prospects
The mobile phone book, call data records, and WhatsApp conversations, as well as the confessional statements, of Calvin Mascarenhas and Zeeshan Ali Khan, arrested on drug peddling charges, led the enforcement wing of the prohibition and excise department to Tollywood celebrities on whom notices were served on Wednesday and Thursday. What has shocked Tollywood is the mention of top stars like Puri Jagannadh and Ravi Teja, charmeen Kaur, cinematographer Shyam K Naidu, art director Chinna N Dharmarao, P Subbaraju, P Navdeep, Tarun Kumar, A Tanish, as per reports on Indian Express.
Telangana Excise (Enforcement) Director Akun Sabharwal said that, "We have given notices to a few persons who we think are involved in drug and substance abuse".
Although there are no proofs of their activities, the above has suspected to involved. A drug addict becomes a drug dependent. Upon interrogation, it was revealed that drug parcels received through couriers had Netherlands postage markings on them. It is a form of psychological conditioning that implies a set of mental and behavioral responses to drugs and related stimuli that result from repeated reinforcement produced by the use of drugs, this is why it is illegal and government officials are giving their best to stop these illegal activities in the society, even Telugu film industry is also co-operating with the government to find and stop such activities. I have not received any notices. "In fact, I do not know who Kelvin is".