Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty has been arrested for allegedly shopping for medication for her former boyfriend, the actor Sushant Singh Rajput, whose suicide sparked a media storm in India.
Rajput, 34, was discovered lifeless in June in his Mumbai condominium – with police saying he took his personal life. A star with many hit motion pictures to his title, his suicide initially triggered a debate over psychological well being within the multi-billion-dollar business.
However Rajput’s household disputed studies that he suffered from despair and accused Chakraborty, 28, of stealing his cash and harassing him. She has strongly denied the allegations.
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty is arrested by the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) in reference to drugs-related allegations on the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise case, in Mumbai on Tuesday
The suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, pictured, sparked a media storm in India. Rajput, 34, was discovered lifeless in June in his Mumbai condominium. He was a rising star in India’s widespread Hindi movie business
Chakraborty was arrested on Tuesday. The police have additionally detained others in reference to the case together with her brother and a member of Rajput’s home workers.
India’s prime anti-crime company, the Central Bureau of Investigation, has been probing his demise since final month. The Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) was trying into the star’s consumption of hashish.
‘We shall be opposing bail petitions’ for all suspects, NCB Director Mutha Ashok Jain advised reporters. The actress has been remanded to judicial custody till September 22.
The investigation has grabbed headlines for months, with the media carefully following the back-and-forth allegations between Rajput’s household and Chakraborty.
Chakraborty arrives on the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) after she was arrested in Mumbai, India, September eight
Some celebrities together with actress Sonam Kapoor and director Anurag Kashyap accused TV channels of finishing up a ‘witch hunt’ towards Chakraborty.
Born within the jap state of Bihar, Rajput stop engineering research to pursue a profession in appearing and dance.
He obtained his massive break in 2013 with ‘Kai Po Che’, a movie about cricket, love, and politics that gained acclaim on the Berlin movie pageant.
He was additionally lauded for his portrayal of Indian cricket hero Mahendra Singh Dhoni in successful 2016 biopic.
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty is taken in a police automotive after being arrested by the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) in Mumbai on Tuesday
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty arrives on the Narcotics Management Bureau yesterday
In an interview with AFP that yr, Rajput spoke of the emotional rollercoaster he skilled whereas filming the film, which portrayed the heartbreak suffered by Dhoni when the cricketer’s girlfriend died.
‘After we did the preparation, in my head I used to be him and every little thing that was taking place was truly affecting me,’ he mentioned.
Rajput’s final movie was a Hindi remake of the Hollywood romance ‘The Fault in Our Stars’, titled ‘Dil Bechara’ (‘Poor Coronary heart’), which was launched in July.
Born in Bihar within the east of India, Rajput made his Bollywood debut within the 2013 movie ‘Kai Po Che’, which gained a number of awards at that yr’s Berlin Competition.
He starred in movies comparable to ‘Sonchiraiya’ in addition to widespread TV reveals ‘Pavitra Rishta’ and ‘Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil’.
The 34-year-old additionally starred within the 2019 Netflix movie ‘Drive’.
The 34-year-old additionally starred within the 2019 Netflix movie ‘Drive’ (pictured)