Mumbai, September 8
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday arrested Rhea Chakraborty in a medicine case linked to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying, following which she was despatched to judicial custody until September 22 by a neighborhood court docket.
The court docket rejected Chakraborty’s bail plea. The NCB informed the court docket that she was an “active member” of a medicine syndicate and procured medicine for Rajput. Rhea disclosed her involvement in procurement of medication for Rajput and associated monetary transactions and likewise directions to co-accused Sammuel Miranda, Dipesh Sawant and Showik, it claimed.
Her lawyer Satish Maneshinde mentioned they might strategy the periods court docket for bail. Calling her arrest “complete travesty of justice”, he mentioned, “Three agencies hounding a woman, just because she was in love with a drug addict and a person suffering from mental health issues.” — PTI