Tamil actress Shruti has been arrested by the Tamilnadu police for betraying an NRI taking Rs. 43 lakh from him. Police arrested Shruthi, her mother, her brother and another man in this connection. NRI G. Balamurugan is working in an automobile company in Germany.
In May 2017, he posted his portfolio on a Matrimonial website. Shruti introduced herself as Mythili Venkatesh and also proposed him. She has even sent her family photos and promised to get married.
Later Shruti looted 43 lakh from May 2017 to January 1, 2018, playing the drama of brain tumor surgery. Balamurugan showed the photos of Shruti to his friends and relatives. After seeing these pictures, some of them recognized her as an actress. Balamurugan was shocked and immediately approached the police. The police registered the case on Shruthi, her mother, her brother and the man who posed as her father.