21 held in Hyderabad for black marketing of Baahubali tickets

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21 held in Hyderabad for black marketing of Baahubali tickets

Hyderabad, Apr 28 (PTI) The police here today arrested 21 persons including a theatre owner for allegedly selling tickets of the film “Baahubali-2: The Conclusion” in black market.

“Baahubali-2:The Conclusion”, long-awaited sequel to the 2015 multilingual drama by director S S Rajamouli, released today.

Police arrested seven persons from three theatres in the limits of Cyberabad Commissionerate here including P Rajesh, a theatre owner, and N Prasad, an employee, for selling tickets at higher prices, said inspector Shanker Yadav of Special Operation Team, Balanagar Zone.

In Rachakonda Commissionerate limits, police nabbed 14 persons for black marketing of tickets, said inspector K Narsing Rao.

Police seized hundreds of tickets from the accused, who were booked under the AP Cinemas (Regulation) Act and Hyderabad City Police Act.

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