Alva has been on the run since police raided the home of sandalwood star Ragini Dwivedi. A look-out notice was also issued against Alvar in the case in September. According to the CCB, Aditya is the fifth accused in the case. He came from a very influential family background. His late father Jivanraj Alva was considered as one of the most powerful ministers and leaders of his time. He is considered to be the right hand man of the late Chief Minister Ramakrishna Hegde.