Bollywood actor Rhea Chakraborty, who was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau on September 8 for procuring drugs for Sushant Singh Rajput and even admitted consuming drugs, has been now sent for 14-day judicial custody till October 6 by the Special NDPS court. Earlier, she was remanded to 14-day judicial custody till September 22 for her involvement in the drug case linked to the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case. Also Read - Hrithik Roshan's Mother Pinkie Roshan Demands Truth in Sushant Singh Rajput Death Case, Makes a Viral Post
Meanwhile, the NCB is questioning former talent manager Jaya Saha for about four hours on Monday. On Tuesday, Jaya was summoned again and she is likely to be arrested by the end of the interrogation. Apart from Saha, Sushant’s ex-manager Shruti Modi is also being summoned. Widening its probe into the drug’s connection in Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the NCB has summoned Karishma Prakash, the manager of actor Deepika Padukone, and Dhruv Chitgopekar, CEO of the Kwan talent management agency for questioning. Also Read - NCB to Arrest This Actor Linked to Drugs Probe in Sushant Singh Rajput Death Case, Deets Inside
A top Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) official related to the probe said, “We have summoned Prakash, who works as a manager at Kwan and its CEO Dhruv”. Also Read - SSR Case: Dipesh Sawant Moves HC to Accuse NCB of Illegal Detention, Seeks Rs 10 Lakh Compensation
The NCB has already arrested Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, Sushant’s house manager Samuel Miranda, personal staff Dipesh Sawant and over 15 others in the case so far. The NCB has registered a case on the request of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) after the alleged drug chats of Showik, Miranda and several others came to the fore. Besides the CBI and the ED, NCB is the third agency to probe into the death case of Sushant.