PRAMESH S JAIN
The BYCHANCE bar and restaurant was raided for playing extreme loud music and allowing customers to dance in the premises illegally.
Two were arrested from the bar for violating the law as per exercise department and along with 25 customers were detained.
The accused has been identified as,KR Rajanna,58,year old resident of Rajarajeshwari nagar,James John,44,resident of Lingarajpuram.
It is alleged the bar owner allowed group of college students boys and girls to perform dance on the premises and run DJ Music illegally with loud music disturbing normal public.
In accusation of playing songs and allowing the customers to dance.The loud speakers were kept at full volume and dance was going on in full swing.25 persons including the owner of the hotel, manager and customers were arrested.
Senior officer told media persons,Based on a credible inputs,that the bar is floating rules and allowing customers to dance on the floor with extremely loud music in Ashoknagar police station limits as soon as the information was passed a team of Women and Narcotics wing swung into action and rushed to the spot and found that the BYCHANCE bar and restaurant owner was playing loud music and allowed customers to dance despite not having licence.He even said BYCHANCE had taken permission only to run a bar and restaurant,but was illegally playing music with a DJ and were disturbing public creating nuisance with the loud noise.It is alleged that there were many college going students girls and boys who were seen dancing on the premises in the ground floor and 1st floor like discotheques based on which our team raided the BYCHANCE bar and restaurant and secured 25 customers and two persons present in the discotheque during the raid was arrested and taken into custody.The raids come two months after the Karnataka High Court pulled up the police for its casual approach to taking action on complaints of high noise levels from pubs in residential areas.The police was criticised for conducting an inspection of noise levels in the evening and for failing to use suitable devices to measure the sound.Following a directive from the High Court, police officials conducted raid to curb noise pollution and running DJ in the premises illegally and a case has been registered in Ashoknagar police station against the accused and his DJ console with other enquipments has been seized from his possession and further investigation is on and finally Bengaluru police Commissioner,Bhaskar Rao,has appreciated,Joint CP Crime,Sandeep Patil,DCP Crime,Kuldeep Kumar R Jain,ACP,Dr.HN Venkatesh Prasanna,and his team as,PIs,as,Mallikarjuna,K Narayangowda,Smt.Ayesha,PSIs,
Dwarkanth,lakshminarasimaiah, Smt.Shantha Shetty,with staff as,Siddaraju,Prakash,Nandish, Shashidhar,and Nilesh has been appreciated for the wonderful and commendable job done by them he added.