A number of Bollywood personalities, together with actors Taapsee Pannu, Swara Bhasker, and filmmaker Anubhav Sinha, criticised mediapersons mobbing actor Rhea Chakraborty, flouting all customary protocols amid COVID-19 pandemic, as she reached Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) workplace on Sunday.
Rhea Chakraborty, an accused in Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise case, appeared earlier than the NCB for questioning within the medication case linked to the actor’s demise.
In keeping with viral visuals from a number of channels on social media, the 28-year-old actor was seen being heckled and pushed by the media as she made her method to the NCB workplace, escorted by Mumbai Police.
The media’s behaviour was criticised by Twitter customers, together with celebrities from the fraternity who termed it “disgusting”.
Tapsee Pannu lamented over the therapy being meted out to Rhea Chakraborty within the case on Twitter.
“Within the title of justice these individuals have lynched a human being off her proper to dwell even earlier than confirmed responsible. I sincerely pray karma finds the deal with of each human being a part of this lowest low of mankind we’re witness to,” the actor wrote.
This was the “lowest” the nation had stooped to, mentioned Swara Bhasker.
“India… witness our lowest! Shameful witch hunt! Disgusting,” she wrote.
Dia Mirza mentioned the behaviour by the media current on floor was “reprehensible”.
“The regulation should and can take it is course. This behaviour reprehensible in each manner. Sufficient! Why cannot Rhea be given area and the fitting to bodily distancing? Why are the media behaving like vultures? Please please give her area. Cease attacking/dehumanising her & her household,” she wrote.
The NCB, over the past two days, has arrested Rhea Chakraborty’s youthful brother Showik Chakraborty (24), Sushant Singh Rajput’s home supervisor Samuel Miranda (33) and Dipesh Sawant, a member of the actor’s private employees, within the case.
Anubhav Sinha mentioned the video of Rhea Chakraborty getting into the NCB workplace was consultant of the “energy of media over regulation and order in Mumbai”.
“And sure, that is a lot worse than being known as names. Any names,” he added.
Filmmaker Alankrita Shrivastava mentioned it is unhappy how the whole nation’s focus was on Rhea Chakraborty.
“No ideas concerning the financial system, the pandemic or anything of consequence. Indians are solely fascinated with burning Rhea on the stake. That’s what makes our individuals comfortable and fulfilled and validated. No quantity of hate and venom is sufficient. We’re sick. Very very sick,” she tweeted.
Numerous angles surrounding the demise of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, are being probed by three federal businesses – NCB, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
The NCB initiated a drug angle probe on this case after the ED shared with it a report following the cloning of two cellphones of Rhea Chakraborty.
Sushant Rajput was discovered useless at his flat in suburban Bandra on June 14.