News report states that Ramya Krishnan’s car was reportedly seized by Police in Kanathur. According to the report the actress was travelling in the car with about 99 bottles of beer and 8 bottles of liquor travelling from Mammalapuram to Chennai when the police checked her car at a toll plaza. . She was accompanied by her sister Vinaya Krishnan and her driver Selvakumar. The news reports further added that both Ramya Krishnan and her driver were taken to the police station for interrogation. The incident reportedly took place on June 11. The news reports further stated that Ramya Krishnan bailed her driver out.
Due to the Coronavirus lockdown, the government of Tamil Nadu had stopped the sale of alcohol. On May 7, the sale of alcohol was allowed at the Tamil Nadu State Marketing Corporation outlets. But, alcohol sale was still banned in Chennai. The police were reportedly advised to keep an eye on those travelling from in and out of Chennai. During a routine checking the police found, 104 liquor bottles in south actress Ramya Krishnan’s car.