Malayalam television actor Aswathy Babu arrested for peddling drugs in Kochi
Malayalam television actor Aswathy Babu was reportedly arrested for peddling illegal drugs. The 22-year-old actor was arrested on Sunday from Thrikkakara in Kochi. The police have also arrested her driver Binoy Abraham.
Reportedly, the police seized 58 grams of MDMA, a psychedelic party drug, worth several lakh rupees from her possession. The actors and her driver were arrested from her flat in Kochi, while they were allegedly waiting to deliver the drug to a customer.
According to reports, the police decided to raid the Thiruvananthapuram based actor’s flat based on a tip-off given to them about the parties that take place inside the flat.
Aswathy, who hails from Kottayam district in Kerala, is known for doing small TV roles.