The ongoing Sandalwood drug scandal probe has piqued the interest of the media and followers of Kannada cinema, ever since actresses Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani were arrested. The two actresses, who are among the many accused in an FIR that accuses them of allegedly procuring, distributing and consuming drugs, are in judicial custody and are housed in the central jail at Parappana Agrahara. There have been many reports and revelations about what the two of them have been doing and their lifestyles.
In one of the latest revelations, reports on certain local news channels suggest that Sanjjanaa had tried to understand the severity of the charges and the kind of the punishment meted out from the NDPS Act when Ragini was arrested. A close associate of Sanjjanaa was also taken into custody when this case came into limelight. The reports suggest that this was what made Sanjjanaa get wary about the investigation and arrests being made.
Sanjjanaa is reported to have searched online for what the NDPS Act is and also the charges that one can face when one is arrested for the same. The actress is also reported to have contacted people who are experts in the field and has tried to understand the severity of the punishments that one could face. Sanjjanaa had also even given media statements that she wants those who are into drug abuse to be punished and said that she had no connection to drugs and was against anyone who consumed them.