Anjuna rave party: 2 including Shetty granted bail




The District and Sessions Court, Panaji on Saturday granted conditional bail to Shailesh Shetty and Ana Nucamendi who were arrested by the Crime Branch police in connection with a rave party at Anjuna.

The bail applications of three other alleged accused- former Bollywood actor Kapil Jhaverri, Elena Emelianova and Eva Ova are scheduled for hearing on August 24.

It may be recalled that the Crime Branch police on the intervening night of August 15 and 16 had busted the rave party at a private villa in Anjuna wherein drugs worth around Rs 9 lakh were seized. Jhaverri along with three women foreign nationals – Elena, Ana and Eva were arrested under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, the police had said.

While on Tuesday the police had arrested Shetty for alleged abetment and criminal conspiracy in connection with the rave party. Police sources said that Shetty, who is one of the promoters of a popular EDM festival held in Goa, is said to have jointly organised the rave party along with the other accused Jhaverri.