Jump to. The information could damage their reputation," S. Swamy, a leading Chennaibased casting director, said. Meanwhile, there has been an outrage over the fact that the influential clients of Shweta are reportedly being shielded in the case.
The Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam film industries are collectively referred to as the southern film industry. Intwo Telugu film actresses, Saira Banu and Jyothi, were arrested for their role in a similar prostitution racket.
They were later released on bail. Not much has been heard about the Telugu actresses since then. Another Telugu actress, Sravani, was nabbed by the police last year in Madhapur for similar charges.
InTamil film actress Bhuvaneshwari was arrested in Chennai for allegedly running a prostitution racket. The status of the probe into these cases is not known.
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On Monday, a lesser-known Kannada actress, Divya Sriw, was arrested for prostitution, and actor Pawan Kumar held for running a prostitution ring. Last month, Kannada filmmakers Omprakash Rao and Guru Deshpande, and producers Diwakar Babu and Rajashekar were purportedly caught on camera trying to earn sexual favours from young girls with the promise of roles in films. for IndiaToday.
Shweta's arrest for prostitution leaves fellow actors in fear Meanwhile, there has been an outrage over the fact that the influential clients of Shweta are reportedly being shielded in the case. Shweta enjoyed nationwide renown as actor, winning the National Award for Vishal Bhardwaj's Makdee in Former child star Shweta Prasad Basu has been staying at a rehabilitation home since her arrest last month for involvement in a prostitution racket.