A total of 11 members has been arrested for kidnapping and cheating Film Actor Kalepu SrinivasaRao (48). Going into the details, a Home Guard in CID Department disguised as an Inspector, a Driver working for a Channel as a Constable and a Prostitute disguised as a Female Journalist to extract money from the actor threatening him of dire consequences by accusing him of running a brothel inside his house.
At around 10 AM on May 31st, five men and two women entered Kalepu’s House in Krishna Nagar and introduced themselves as police and media representatives. They carried fake rifles and News Channel logo to cheat the actor.By accusing him of running the brothel, they robbed the cash in the house and forced him to give them Rs 2 lakh more by withdrawing from ATM. The group demanded them money from him for not telecasting the brothel news in the channel.
After Srinivasa Rao filed a complaint in Jubilee Hills police station, all the accused have been arrested including the Channel MD.