Indian actress Sweta Basu Prasad was arrested in Hyderabad for prostitution. The 23-years-old actress was caught red-handed in a hotel in the city.
The actress who won the best child actress National Award for her role in a 2002 movie had acted in various Hindi movies and TV serials. She had also acted in various Telugu movies. The actress admitted to start prostitution to support herself when she couldn’t earn enough through acting.
In addition to admitting to be a prostitute, she also revealed that a lot of other Indian actresses are in the same profession. In a report she is quoted as saying that she had done a lot of mistakes in her life that made her broke.
Read more in Indian Express report.