Jeevan Bima Nagar Police raided a pub on Old Airport Road on Sunday night where a rave party was taking place.
Police arrested 33 people, including two organizers and 31 revelers, for drug use. According to the police, more than 50 people, including students, technicians and businessmen, were present at the party.
According to the police, 51 people were subjected to medical tests, suspected of being under the influence of drugs. The medical reports of 31 people confirmed that they were under the influence of drugs.
Acting on accurate information, police charged into Otto Resto Bar and Kitchen around 12:30 a.m., and the raid continued until 2 a.m. The party had started around 10 p.m.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (East) Dr Bheemashankar S Guled said: “We have recorded two separate cases as a result of the raid. One case is against two people who had organized the rave party and the other against 31 revelers who had used drugs.”
“We found MDMA, ecstasy pills, charas and ganja worth around Rs 3 lakh with the organisers. By the time we raided the pub, they had already sold drugs to participants,” Guled said.
Police also seized the DJ’s music equipment and other valuables from the pub.