Vijayawada: Five women and 50 men were taken into custody by the police at the Olive Tree Hotel in
Bhavanipuram here, over obscene dancing at a party organised by an important leader from the Telugu
Desam Party (TDP), on Wednesday midnight.
Acting on a tip-off, police conducted a raid, in which they recovered huge volume of liquor and condoms
at the hotel premises.
In the raid, the police caught five Hyderabad-based event anchors, who were brought to the city to host the
party. The anchors were reportedly handed over to Vasavya Women’s Association, while 15 men were taken
to Bhanipuram police station and 10 each to 1 town and Ibrahimpatnam police stations. However,
reports suggest that the police had let go off a family member of the TDP leader, who was also present at
the party. It is learnt that the parties are a regular feature at the hotel.