The fire brand super cop, first woman IPS officer in Karnataka DIG Roopa now in Home Guards has created a sensation when she was at Parappana Agrahara as DIG Prison in the case of Shashikala Natarajan a convict in former TN Chief Minister Dr Jayalalilaatha case.
The exchange of money in giving good treatment was allegation of DIG Roopa on her senior colleague in Parappana Agrahara prison on her senior colleague Sathyanarayana. The allegation eventually shifted DIG Roopa to traffic division and thereafter to Home Guards. The bribery allegation on her senior in Prisons Sathyanarayana created ripples in the bureaucracy. The senior official Sathyanarayana has filed a legal notice on DIG Roopa to tender unconditional apology for her allegation.
How can AMR Ramesh kind of director leave this subject for a cinema? Of course AMR Ramesh of Cyanide, Veerappan Attahasa etc contacted the super cop and took permission to shoot. The wait is now only on the inquiry commission report on allegations made by DIG Roopa.
The first win for DIG Roopa was change in entire atmosphere of where Shashikala Natarajan is located in Parappana Agrahara. On the further allegations the report of Vinay Kumar commission is at the hands of government of Karnataka.
DIG Roopa has filed case under right to information act to know the contents of it. She is not able to get proper answer.
Meanwhile for the first time DIG Roopa was present to trailer launch of Priyanka Upendra starring Kannada film ‘Second Half’. This is a film on women PC in the police department. The service of PC in strengthening any case, Roopa lauded and it is only higher ups who take the credit. This kind of cinema would empower the women in the department she felt.
For a question whether she is interested in acting DIG Roopa replied a strict ‘No’. For Priyanka Upendra role of PC in the film she says it is a hero role she has performed. It is a film to be applauded for touching such a subject she stated. She lauded Priyanka Upendra as a versatile actress.