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Hyderabad: 15 more celebrities to be gathered by excise dept. in drug racket

Hyderabad: 15 more celebrities to be gathered by excise dept. in drug racket

Hyderabad: The Telangana Prohibition and Excise Department’s enforcement wing will summon 15 more celebrities in connection with the drug racket in Hyderabad. Twelve Tollywood personalities were gathered yesterday, a source said.

According to the source, the list under the scanner also includes top stars who recently earned name and fame with his blockbuster movie worldwide, a high-profile producer, a music director active in Telugu and Tamil film industry, son of top film producer and two Telugu movies leading actresses, reports India today.

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Out of those 12 celebrities who were summoned, 10 have sent an acknowledgment of receiving the summons.
All of them have been asked to appear before the department between July 19 to 27.

The excise team had busted a drug racket and arrested 12 peddlers along with LSD and MDMA drugs worth several crores in Hyderabad.