9 October 2016
Hyderabad police registered cheating and harassment case against comedian, ‘30 years’ industry’ Prudhvi (Ballireddy Prudhviraj). Case was registered on a complaint from his alleged wife, Kavitha. However, Kavitha later submitted a petition again to withdraw the case. Police are enquiring on the same.
As per Kavitha who is a native of East Godavari district, she met actor Prudhvi after her sister’s friend, Anil introduced them to each other. She said that she was trying for junior artist roles in Hyderabad and Prudhviraj promised her to get one. He even gave a job in his office and from 2010 she is been working there. Kavitha alleged that Prudhvi lured her with gifts and married her in a temple.
Even though Kavitha had 2 children from her first marriage, Prudhvi assured her that he will take care of them and will enroll them in a school. She said that they are now residing in a rented flat in Banjara Hills. She alleged that Prudhvi is having affair with another women and took 2 lakhs worth cash and gold ornaments and threatened to kill her if she complaints to anyone. Police registered a case under Sections 420 for cheating and 498A for harassment. Later, Kavitha submitted a petition with the police to withdraw the case. Police said her petition is submitted in the court and are waiting for court directions on the same to proceed.