Kochi: Aswathy Babu, a popular TV and film actress, was arrested along with her driver here on Sunday for possessing drugs, police said.
Malayalam TV, film actress held with drugs
An official attached to the Thrikakkara police station confirmed the arrest.
"Their arrest has been recorded and a detailed probe has begun to find out more details," the official added.
Aswathy, who hails from Thiruvananthapuram, has acted in films and serials.
MDMA is normally used at late night parties. The police said Sunday's arrest came on a tip off.