Shine Tom Chacko, actor who played the lead role in the recently released super hit movie Ithihasa, has been arrested by the Kochi police for the possession Cocaine. According to the sources, Shine was arrested along with four women, from a flat in Kadavanthra, in a police raid which was held yesterday.
The reports suggest that Kochi police recovered 10 grams of Cocaine from the flat, which is worth Rs 1 million in the international market. The cocaine which has been seized by the police is said to be brought from Goa.
The flat is owned by Muhammed Nizam, the owner of Kings Group. Nizam was arrested by the police last week, for attempting to murder the security guard of the flat, by hitting him with a car. The women who has been arrested along with Shine Tom Chacko includes Assistant director Blessy, Models Tinsy, Reshma and Sneha.
Shine Tom Chacko's arrest is a great shock for Malayalam movie industry. The actor, who entered the film industry as an assistant director, later ventured into acting. He has acted in some notable flicks, including Khadhama, Ee Adutha Kalathu, Annayum Rasoolum, 5 Sundarikal etc. Shine was highly appreciated for his performance in Ithihasa.