Actor Rhea Chakraborty’s father Indrajit Chakraborty on Saturday issued a remark condemning the arrest of his 24-year-old son Showik Chakraborty in a probe into allegations of drug abuse surrounding Bollywood megastar Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying in June.
“Congratulations India, you may have arrested my son, I’m positive subsequent at the line is my daughter and I have no idea who’s subsequent thereafter. You have successfully demolished a center category circle of relatives. But after all, for the sake of justice the whole thing is justified. Jai hind,” the remark from Lt Col Indrajit Chakraborty (Retd), who has additionally been puzzled by way of the CBI for days, learn.
Showik Chakraborty was once arrested on Friday by way of the Narcotics Control Bureau or NCB in conjunction with Samuel Miranda, Sushant Singh’s space supervisor, and charged with quite a lot of sections of the anti-drug regulation. Both were despatched to the company’s custody until Wednesday.
No medication were discovered on Showik Chakraborty but and the NCB’s case thus far has hinged at the discovery of 59 grams of curated marijuana from two males known as Abbas Lakhani and Karan Arora and the hyperlinks they allegedly had with the ones with reference to Sushant Singh.
In its utility in the hunt for Mr Chakraborty custody, the NCB mentioned he had “given such a lot of names with whom he was once dealing in medication” and can now be faced along with his sister Rhea Chakraborty, who might be summoned for wondering on Sunday.
Various angles surrounding the dying of Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, are being probed by way of 3 federal companies, together with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the NCB.
Under intense media glare for just about 3 months that spiked after Sushant Singh’s father accused Rhea Chakraborty of riding him to suicide, the one arrests within the case thus far have come from the attitude of substances ownership.
Speaking to NDTV final month, Rhea Chakraborty too had talked in regards to the pressures of being investigated by way of 3 separate companies and the vilification by way of a piece of the media. The “witch-hunt”, she mentioned, was once destroying a “easy, blameless, middle-class circle of relatives.”
She had previous shared a video on Instagram appearing her father, a retired army physician, being mobbed and chased by way of newshounds out of doors their space in Mumbai. The actor sought coverage for her and her circle of relatives from Mumbai Police in order that the circle of relatives can cooperate with the probe companies.