A day after the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) detained Showik Chakraborty’s faculty good friend Suryadeep Malhotra, the drug regulation enforcement company on Tuesday arrested him in reference to its probe into the dying of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, officers mentioned. A senior NCB official advised IANS that Malhotra has been arrested by the company after his involvement was discovered within the case. He was taken by the NCB from his house in Mumbai after it carried out searches.
The official mentioned that he will likely be produced earlier than a courtroom later within the day. This is the 15th arrest within the case to this point by the NCB. Sushant was discovered lifeless in his Bandra house flat on June 14 — triggering an enormous political row, an upheaval in Bollywood and simultaneous investigations by the NCB, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and even the Enforcement Directorate (ED).
The NCB arrested Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty on September 8, her brother Showik, Sushant’s home supervisor Samuel Miranda on September 4, and his individual workers Dipesh Sawant amongst a number of others in the previous few days. The NCB on Sunday additionally arrested six extra people in reference to the case, together with those that provided medicine to the late actor by means of his girlfriend Rhea’s brother Showik and others.
The six drug peddlers arrested on Sunday have been recognized as Karanjeet Singh Anand, Dwayne Fernandes, Sanket Patel, Ankush Anreja, Sandeep Gupta and Aftab Fateh Ansari. An NCB supply mentioned that the drug regulation enforcement company has additionally seized the cell phone of Rhea’s mom Sandhya, which was earlier not submitted by her to the monetary probe company. The supply mentioned that the NCB will test the cellphone if the calls or messages have been shared from Sandhya’s cellphone for the procurement of medicine.
.ByIANS| Updated: September 15, 2020 9:51 PM IST
[Attribution Bollywood Life]