Mangaluru: The Mangaluru CCB police have arrested a young woman for allegedly having links with the recently arrested dancer and actor Kishore Shetty, 30, who was taken in on drug trafficking charges.

The arrested young woman has been identified as Aska, a Manipur resident. The police have reportedly confirmed that she has consumed drugs with Kishore.

On allegations of consuming drugs and their association with Kishore, two young women were taken into custody for further questioning. To confirm the allegation of drug consumption, they were sent for a blood test.

The results of blood tests came out positive indicating that Aska has consumed drugs, which has led to her arrest. The police have also confirmed that the other woman’s blood reports have come out as negative for drug consumption.

The Mangaluru CCB Police arrested Akeel Nousheel, and Actor-Dancer Kishore Shetty on September 19, from Kadri in the city, on charges of consuming and supplying drugs.

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Mangaluru:Former Congress MLA Mohiuddin Bava on Wednesday claimed he received a call from an unknown person objecting to his participation in the ongoing Navaratri celebrations at a temple here.

Bava, who had represented from Mangaluru North segment, said he has lodged a police complaint about it.

The Congress leader said he visited the Gurupura Ambika Annapoorneshwari temple at Bajpe here and took part in the rituals following an invite by its priest.

Later, he got a call from a man, who identified himself as Anil from Mumbai and raised objections to his visit, saying It's not Nehru period, it's a Modi period, Bava alleged.

"A Muslim should not go to the temple, a beef eater and Muslim should not visit temple," the caller had told him, he claimed, adding the conversation was recorded by him.

Bava said he told the caller that he went to the temple on invitation and added he had not differentiated between communities in his political life.