Actress Kavya Thapar arrested for drunk driving and police abuse

Kavya Thapar, who has appeared in Tamil and Telugu films, was arrested late on Thursday night February 17. She is charged with drunk driving and verbally insulting the police.

Kavya Thapar, who was seen at Ek Mini Katha, was arrested for drunk driving.

Actress Kavya Thapar has been arrested for allegedly verbally attacking and attempting to manhandle police personnel after they rammed her car into a stationary vehicle while driving drunk in the western suburb of Juhu here, police said on Friday.

The 26-year-old actor, who has acted in Tamil and Telugu films, has been taken into custody, an official said. The incident happened near the JW Marriott hotel in Juhu around 1 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 17, when Thapar was driving his SUV under the influence of alcohol, he said.

Thapar lost control of the car and slammed into the rear of a stationary vehicle, the official said.

A passerby noticed the incident and called the police control room, after which a Juhu police team rushed to the scene, he said.

Upon seeing the officers, the actor began to verbally assault them and attempted to manhandle them, the official said.

Thapar was arrested and taken into custody, he said, adding that a new investigation is underway.

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