Noted film actor Vinod kumar was arrested by police following allegations against him for attempting to murder his employee who manages his financial affairs. Puttur police have arrested Vinod when his financial manager Sachidananda filed a complaint with police. As per the complaint lodged by Sachidananda, Vinod along with one Uday had tried to kill him with the help of a vehicle so that it could be passed as an accident case.
Sachidananda escaped the accident with injuries and complained the matter to police. A case was registered under IPC sections 120 B (Criminal conspiracy) and 307 (Attempt to murder). Ryshyanth C B, assistant superintendent of police in Puttur is supervising investigation of the case. SP Sharanappa said that they're probing the issue and more details are awaited in the case.