Malayalam actress Shobana was robbed by her house help in Chennai recently which left her stunned following the shocking incident. The actress found that small sums of money were being vanished from coffers regularly, and it was then that she decided to lodge a police complaint.
Following the probe launched in the case, authorities found that the one stealing the amount was none other than her househelp.
As per the officials, around Rs 41,000 was stolen by households over the past few months. The househelp reportedly hailed from Cuddalore, and was employed by Shobana to take care of her mother, Anandam. During her stay, the househelp whisked away small sums of money regularly, which eventually amounted to Rs 41,000.
The cops said that the househelp had been sending the money to her daughter's account with the help of Shobana's daughter.
Following the investigation, Shobana requested cops to not action against the househelp and has decided to let her go. She also maintained that the money would be recovered from the househelp's salary.
For those unaware, Shobana is a legendary actor in the film industry, and she is a two-time National Award winner and has also been honoured with the Padma Shri award. Shobana has predominantly worked in Malayalam films, but has also tried her hand at Tamil, Telugu and Kannada films, along with Hindi cinema as well.
Shobana is also a trained Bharatnatyam dancer and she has trained under Chitra Visweswaran and Padma Subrahmanyam.
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