Mumbai, September 8
Actor Rhea Chakraborty appeared earlier than the Narcotics Control Bureau for the third consecutive day on Tuesday for questioning within the medicine case linked to the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Chakraborty reached the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) workplace, situated at Ballard Estate in south Mumbai, round 10.30 am in a automobile escorted by a Mumbai Police car.
Earlier, she was questioned by the NCB for about eight hours on Monday and 6 hours on Sunday.
The company earlier stated it was getting “her cooperation” within the medicine case probe linked to the case of loss of life of Rajput (34), who was discovered hanging in his house in suburban Bandra on June 14.
After the questioning session on Monday, NCB Deputy Director General (south-west area) Mutha Ashok Jain instructed reporters that the company was doing a “professionally thorough and systematic job” and it’ll inform the court docket about its “findings in detail” on this case.
The company has stated it desires to query the 28-year-old actress and confront her along with her youthful brother Showik Chakraborty (24), Rajput’s home supervisor Samuel Miranda (33) and his home staffer Dipesh Sawant to establish their roles on this alleged drug racket.
The NCB stated it obtained cell phone chat information and different digital information that steered some banned medicine have been allegedly procured by these individuals.
The NCB arrested the three males on this case final week.
Rhea Chakraborty was earlier questioned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) which can be probing totally different angles surrounding Rajput’s loss of life.
In her interviews given to a number of TV information channels, the actress had stated she has by no means consumed medicine herself. She had, nonetheless, claimed that Rajput used to devour marijuana.
Nine individuals have been arrested until now by the NCB, with seven straight linked to this probe, whereas two have been arrested when the investigation was launched underneath legal sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.
The NCB probe started after the ED shared with it a report following the cloning of two cellphones of Rhea Chakraborty that steered talks about procurement, transaction and consumption of banned medicine. PTI