HD Kumaraswamy, former chief minister of Karnataka and JDS leader was responding to the questions about a drug mafia in Karnataka and being probed by the Central Crime Branch (CCB) involving ‘Kannada-Sandalwood’ film industry members,and the investigation has led the CCB to probe the involvement of casinos owned by Bengaluru-based businessmen in Sri Lanka in Karnataka’s drug trade.


While answering to media he actuall said that,”Today, what you are asking about casinos, the difference is that these drug-related issues take place in Bengaluru’s night bars that are open till 5 am and not in casinos.