The Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB), which is trying into the allegations of drug use by late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput and his actor-girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, questioned Chakraborty for almost six hours on Sunday. Rhea was allowed to depart the NCB workplace at round 6.15 pm.
Sameer Wankhede, zonal director of NCB stated, “as a result of her late arrival, the investigation has not been accomplished. We’ll summon her once more tomorrow and the investigation will proceed.”
On Sunday morning, Rhea’s advocate and senior counsel Satish Maneshinde stated, “Rhea is prepared for an arrest as it is a ‘witch hunt’ and if loving somebody is against the law, she’s going to face the implications of her love. Being harmless, she has not approached any court docket for anticipatory bail in all of the circumstances foisted by Bihar police now with CBI, ED and NCB.”
Additionally learn: Sushant’s home assist Dipesh Sawant an ‘lively member of drug syndicate’ – NCB
Earlier within the day, the NCB produced Rajput’s home assist Dipesh Sawant earlier than a Justice of the Peace court docket. Sawant was remanded to the NCB custody until September 9.
NCB officers knowledgeable the court docket that they needed Sawant’s custody to analyze and confront him with different suspects together with Rhea Chakraborty’s brother Showik Chakraborty, Sushant Singh Rajput’s home supervisor Samuel Miranda, Zaid Vilatra. All are in custody to unearth the drug path.
In response to NCB officers, on March 17, 2020, Sawant had gone with Samuel to get 5 grams of marijuana from Zaid Vilatra, who has been arrested and is in NCB’s custody, on Showik’s directions.
Later, on April 17, 2020, Rhea and Showik instructed Sawant to obtain a supply of 10 grams of cannabis from Kaizan Ebrahim, who can also be arrested within the case, close to Mont Blanc constructing. On Might 1, 2020, Showik had requested him to obtain marijuana from an individual named Dwayne and had acquired 50 grams of marijuana from Dwayne on Might 2, 2020. NCB officers additionally claimed that within the first week of June, Sawant had acquired 100 grams of marijuana from a supply boy of Rishikesh Pawar and claimed that this confirmed him to be part of the drug syndicate.
Nonetheless, Sawant’s lawyer Rajendra Rathod argued within the court docket that the company had not specified his actual function and that he was simply an worker of Rajput.