Telangana High Court serves notices to Chief Secretary in Drugs CaseApril 07, 2022 14:54
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Telangana High Court serves notices to Chief Secretary in Drugs Case:- The number or rave parties and drugs usage increased in Telangana and the raids are conducted on a regular basis. The drug peddlers are arrested but the government of Telangana could not get a complete control on the drugs. A recent raid conducted on Radisson Blu Hotel in Banjara Hills exposed the kids of several celebrities. Over 148 people were nabbed and they were released later. The Enforcement Directorate filed a petition in the Telangana High Court that the government failed to produce the call data and the digital records of the accused.
The case came for hearing today and the High Court of Telangana issued summons to Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar and Excise Director Sarfaraz in the issue. The court asked them to come up with an explanation in ten days. The next hearing for the case is announced for April 25th. ED has been urging the government of Telangana to submit the call data and the digital records but there was no response. ED revealed that the government failed to respond and the Chief Secretary and Excise Director are served notices in the issue. Telangana Chief Minister KCR conducted a series of meetings recently about tackling drugs issue in the state.