Greater and extra influential names will quickly tumble out amid the Narcotics Management Bureau’s investigation into the alleged medication nexus in Bollywood. Up to now, actors Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan and Rakul Preet Singh have been summoned by the NCB for questioning.
The actors names got here up within the NCB’s investigation of Rhea Chakraborty’s connections to drug suppliers. Rhea was initially being investigated in connection along with her boyfriend, Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise.
In accordance with Republic, sources have stated that the upcoming section of the investigation is anticipated to final a month, and can contain a number of of the ‘largest names in Bollywood’. Over the weekend, it was reported that a former Dharma Productions worker being questioned within the case was compelled to implicate Karan Johar, in trade of immunity. The NCB denied the cost.
In an announcement final week, Karan had distanced himself from Kshitij Prasad, explaining how he didn’t know him personally. He had added that Kshitij had solely briefly been employed by Karan’s Dharmatic Leisure, a sister concern of Dharma Productions, in 2019.
“The statements of Karishma Prakash, Sara Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Shraddha Kapoor have been recorded. Kshitij Prasad has been positioned underneath arrested after questioning. No recent summon has been issued at the moment. Now we have arrested greater than 18 individuals,” Mutha Ashok Jain, Deputy DG, South-Western Area of NCB stated on Saturday.
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The NCB had launched an investigation into the medication case after it acquired official communication from the Enforcement Directorate (ED), which was investigating the cash path associated to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise case.
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