It's been five days since southern actress Anjali went missing after accusing her step mother Bharati Devi and Tamil director Kalanjiyam of harassment. She continues to be untraced.
The police have questioned Telugu producer Suresh Kondeti to ascertain her whereabouts. "Anjali was in touch with producer Suresh Kondeti. We questioned him after we came to know that she called him. We are likely to trace her in a couple of days," DV Pradeep Kumar, Inspector Jubilee Hills, said.
Kondeti bought the distribution rights of Telugu dubbed film Crazy starring Anjali and a host of other actors. It is the Tamil remake of Delhi Belly, titled Settai.
Anjali disappeared from her hotel room on April 8 where she was staying with her uncle Suri Babu. According to hotel officials, she was last seen boarding a car outside the hotel. She had complained that her step mother Bharati Devi and director Kalanjiyam were mentally torturing her and have been using her like an ATM.
Following Anjali's allegation, her step mother and director Kalanjiyam stated that they caused her no harm and were clueless about reported harassment charges. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...