Bengaluru, Oct. 15 -- The Central Crime Branch (CCB) police on Thursday raided the residence of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi in Mumbai after receiving a tip-off that one of the prime accused in the drug case and Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva,was hiding there.

Aditya, son of former Karnataka Minister late Jeevaraj Alva, has been absconding ever since he was accused of being a part of the drug racket involving Kannada film stars, dealers and party organisers.

''Acting on information that Aditya was hiding in his brother-in-law's house in Mumbai, the CCB obtained a search warrant from the court. The search is still on,'' said Joint Commissioner (Crime) Sandeep Patil.

The CCB is expected to question Mr Oberoi and his family members on ...