New Delhi, September 8
Minutes after Rhea Chakraborty was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday, her authorized staff headed by senior advocate Satish Manshinde slammed central businesses for “hounding” a lone girl “just because she was in love with a drug addict”.
The Bollywood actress was arrested after a tricky three-days of grilling to unravel the medication nexus within the movie trade, officers stated. Unlike on earlier days when she was hounded by media and the actress regarded flustered, making an attempt to hop, skip and run away from media consideration.
Rhea in an sudden gesture waved on the media earlier than boarding the van that took her for medical checkup. Social media referred to as the gesture “almost a challenge” thrown at her distractors.
“Central Agencies hounding a single Woman just because she was in love with a drug addict and was suffering from Mental Health issues for several years under the care of 5 Leading Psychiatrists in Mumbai, who ended up committing suicide due to consumption of Illegally Administered Medicines and used drugs,” stated Manshinde who’s representing Rhea Chakraborty.
In his assertion to the media, Manshinde additionally talked concerning the contemporary criticism filed by his consumer with the Mumbai Police and stated that the Bandra FIR has been transferred to CBI as per the order of the Supreme Court.
“CBI will investigate if the Doctor is criminally culpable or otherwise. There’s no negligence alleged but Criminal culpability of forging a prescription. The drugs administered are prohibited psychotropic substances as contained in the NDPS Act, which are not the subject matter of the CBI case already pending investigations,” he stated.
Rhea has been charged below varied sections of the NDPS Act for her alleged position within the medication angle which has emerged within the investigations into the demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Rhea has been taken for a medical check and is prone to be produced earlier than a Justice of the Peace by means of video-conferencing for remand within the night.
The NCB had interrogated Rhea for six hours on Sunday, afterward Monday for eight hours and once more for round 5 hours on Tuesday earlier than inserting her below arrest. IANS