Rhea Chakraborty was on Sunday questioned for regarding six hours by the Narcotics management Bureau (NCB) within the medicine case coupled to the death of her live-in partner and actor Sushant Singh Rajput. The 28-year-old arrived at the agency’s office in the Ballard Estate area at noon and left shortly after 6 PM. She was escorted by police personnel. Officials aforesaid she has been asked to look once more on Mon for questioning and recording of her statement like nowadays.
A team of the agency had early morning visited her home to serve summons to her for a change of integrity the probe. A team led by NCB joint director Sameer Wankhede had visited Rhea’s house located in Santa Cruz (west) area accompanied by local police and some women personnel. The team left once visiting her flat. The agency has aforesaid it additionally needs to confront Rhea together with her younger brother Showik Chakraborty (24), Rajput’s house manager Samuel Miranda (33), and his house staffer Dipesh Sawant to ascertain their roles in this alleged drug racket after it obtained mobile phone chat records and other electronic data that suggested some banned drugs were allegedly procured by these people. The NCB has, over the last 2 days, in remission these 3 men during this case. Officials aforesaid the actor was questioned on these lines on Sunday. Rhea, in interviews given to multiple TV news channels, has aforesaid that she has ne’er consumed medicine herself.
She had, however, claimed that the late actor wont to consume marijuana. It is claimed that Miranda told NCB investigators that he used to procure bud or curated marijuana for the late actor’s household. A total of eight folks are in remission until currently by the NCB with six being directly coupled to the present probe whereas 2 were arrested by it once the probe was launched below criminal sections of the Narcotic medicine and hallucinogenic Substances (NDPS) Act. When the probe within the case began, the agency had in remission 2 men, Abbas Lakhani and Karan Arora, for alleged drug merchandising and officers have claimed that through them they reached Zaid Vilatra and Abdel Basit Parihar who are allegedly coupled to the present medicine case as they were in reality with Miranda.
Miranda, that they had aforesaid, wont to allegedly procure the medicine from them on the putative directions of Showik, agency officers aforesaid. Both Lakhani and Arora are granted bail. The NCB had aforesaid it recovered fifty-nine grams of cannabis from them. The NCB, whereas seeking remand of 1 of the defendant during this case a couple of days back, had told a local court that it was looking into “the drug citadel in Mumbai, and especially Bollywood” in this probe. This case has given the NCB an “inkling” into the narcotics network and its penetration in Bollywood or Hindi movie industry, NCB Deputy Director General Mutha Ashok religion told reporters on Sabbatum. Various angles encompassing the death of the 34-year-old actor are being probed by 3 federal agencies, together with the social control board of directors (ED) and also the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The NCB initiated a drug angle probe during this case once the ED shared with it a report following the biological research of 2 mobile phones of Rhea. Rajput was found dead at his flat within the community Bandra area on Flag Day.