The special investigation team (SIT) of the Telangana excise and prohibition enforcement department has served notices to 12 top Telugu film personalities. Tollywood celebrities allegedly purchased cocaine and other narcotics from drug peddlers.
Starting from July 19, SIT has served notices to these film stars, asking them to appear for questioning about alleged links with the drug peddlers.
On the day one (Wednesday), Tollywood director Puri Jagannadh appeared before SIT for questioning for alleged links in the drug racket.
Puri Jagannadh along with his son came to the Excise department office in Nampally. Special Investigation Team has started recording of statements from Tollywood personality in a drugs case.