The Narcotics Control Bureau on Thursday reiterated its claim before the special NDPS (Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act) court that film producer Kshitij Prasad was part of a gang of drug traffickers. Prasad, who worked as an executive producer with Karan Johar's Dharma Production, was arrested by NCB on September 26, 2020. NCB in its reply on Thursday said the allegations made against the officers of the agency's Mumbai unit were false.
Isha Foundation on Monday clarified that it has not received any funds or land from the Karnataka government for its project in Chikkaballapura district. It condemned the false information being spread regarding the ₹100 crore budget allocated by the Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai headed government towards state ecological activities with emphasis on soil conservation to the forest department. ALSO READ 112-foot tall Adi Yogi statue unveiled in Karnataka.
A local court has directed the police to lodge an FIR against a Sector-34 institute for duping a student of ₹2.9 lakh by issuing a diploma instead of the promised degree. The order came on the plea of a resident of Patiala, Shivam Malhotra, who had approached OXL Enterprises, Sector 34, in 2012 for a degree in animation and multimedia through their OXL School of Multimedia.