Kannada actress arrested over extortion bid

Kannada actress Nayana Krishna has been arrested by the Bangaluru police in connection with an extortion case. The actress has been named in the case by a doctor, who alleged that Nayana along with two more persons lured him to have sex with her, while they secretly filmed it. Nayana later used the sex tape to extort money from the doctor.

By Ritika Handoo | Updated: Oct 09, 2014, 17:17 PM IST

New Delhi: Kannada actress Nayana Krishna has been arrested by the Bangaluru police in connection with an extortion case. The actress has been named in the case by a doctor, who alleged that Nayana along with two more persons lured him to have sex with her, while they secretly filmed it. Nayana later used the sex tape to extort money from the doctor.

Incidentally, the Kannada actress was found involved in a similar case of extortion sometime back, involving a 68-year-old doctor, but had got bail in the case. It was the second doctor, on whose complaint, Nayana was held by the cops on Tuesday.

The Central Crime Branch (CCB) is currently investigating the matter.