Telugu actress Shweta Basu Prasad was arrested for engaging in a high profile prostitution racket. According to reports, the actress was caught red-handed after the police raided a reputed hotel at Banjara Hills in Hyderabad on Sunday. Along with her, the police have reportedly taken other businessmen in to their custody.
After getting clues about the flesh trade racket from some sources, the Hyderabad police raided the hotel in Banjara hills on Sunday night. Swetha Basu Prasad was reportedly caught in the act with with a few businessmen, busting a major prostitution racket. The city police have arrested Swetha Basu and others involved in this 'prostitution' business. The pimp named Balu has also been arrested in connection with the racket.
However, this is not the first time, Swetha Basu Prasad has been caught in the act. Earlier in a sting operation by a Telugu TV channel, she was spotted in a compromising position. Despite knowing the consequences, she has committed the wrong act, which has left many celebrities in Tollywood and Bollywood shocked. People from the industry feel that lack of offers might have forced her to do such a thing.
There are several Telugu actresses, who were caught engaged in the high-profile flesh trade in the past. We bring you the photos and other details of these actresses. Continue to see them in the slideshow.
Swetha Basu Prasad
Swetha Basu Prasad started her acting career as a child artiste in Hindi film Makdee in 2002. Later, she has started has played matured roles in Iqbal, Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi and Darna Zaroori Hai.
Actress Yamuna was arrested by the Bangalore police for her alleged involvement in a prostitution racket in the ITC Royal Gardenia, a five star hotel, situated on Vittal Mallya road in Bangalore in January, 2011.
During the interrogation, the police officials have found out that Aish Ansari offered her services in all prime cities across India. She was even arranging foreign models on demand of customers.
Glamourous actress Bhuvaneswari was arrested on October 1, 2009 for allegedly running flesh trade at her Shastri Nagar apartment in Chennai. It was her second arrest. She was arrested on similar charges and was later acquitted in 2008.
Saira Banu And Jyothi
Telugu actress Saira Banu, Jyothi were arrested for their alleged involvement in a prostitution racket. On August 23, 2010, the Hyderabad police busted the racket at Spring Heaven Apartments in Begumpet, Hyderabad.
Actress Kinnera, who has acted as heroine in few Telugu films, reportedly joined the trade as a sex broker. In a News Channel's sting operation, she was seen telling the in and outs of Tollywood and grab roles in their own style by convincing producers and directors.
Sravani, who has featured in Telugu serials like Himabindu and Laya, was caught red handed in hi-profile sex rocket busted in Madhapur on October 03, 2013. After getting a lead, special operation task force raided apartment number 203 of Fortune Towers in Madhapur and caught Sravani and Jayaraj Steel Co owner Sanjan Kumar Goenka red handed. Task force confiscated about Rs 2 Lakhs from them.