At least 60 individuals, together with 20 girls, had been detained after a crackdown on a rave celebration in a resort in hill vacation spot Wagamon, additionally spelled Vagamon, in Idukki district late on Sunday night time, police stated.
Police raided the resort following a tip off and confiscated giant portions of psychedelic medication from the revellers. Some of these detained are stated to be related to the cinema and TV serial trade. Among the arrested are some techies from Bengaluru. Police stated particulars shall be revealed solely after blood checks and different formalities are accomplished. The resort proprietor, additionally a neighborhood CPI chief, is absconding, police stated.
Police stated they’ve intelligence stories that such rave events had been held often in distant areas and so they handle sufficient numbers by way of darkish web chatting.
The raid was performed underneath the supervision of Idukki district police chief R Karuppuswamy. Wagamon is a hill station positioned in Peerumade taluk of Idukki district.