Bengaluru: The Central Crime Branch (CCB) has issued a lookout notice against Aditya Alva, son of late minister Jeevaraj Alva and the brother-in-law of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi.

A lookout notice has also been issued against film producer Shiva Prakash in connection with the drug scandal in the Kannada film industry.

Speaking to a news daily Sandeep Patil, Joint Commissioner of Police (Crime) has told that “From concerned agencies, we found that Aditya Alva and Shiva Prakash have not left India, hence a lookout notice has been issued against them.”

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Earlier last week, the CCB raided Aditya Alva’s residence in Hebbal, North Bengaluru.

Aditya is among the 12 accused in the Sandalwood drug scandal which is being investigated by the CCB police.

Based on the CCB reports, Aditya is accused number 6 and has been absconding ever since the police started probing the drug case. While film producer Shiva Prakash is accused number 1 in the case.

Meanwhile, the bail plea application of Sandalwood actresses Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani has been postponed on Monday (September 21) and will be heard by an NDPS Special Court on September 24.