Rhea Chakraborty Arrest News Update
Actress Rhea Chakraborty has been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) involved in Drug. The investigation of the drugs racket related to the death of Sushant Singh Rajput. After his arrest, he is being taken for a medical test. After this, the investigating agency will present them in court today or Wednesday. During the court appearance, the agency can appeal Ria’s remand to pursue the investigation into the drugs racket. In this case, NCB has so far arrested a total of nine people, including Rhea. Eight people linked to the drugs racket have already arrived behind bars. Apart from this, three more people are targeted by the agency.
List of eight people have been arrested in Sushant Singh death case
Rhea Chakraborty was called for questioning today (8 September 2020) by the Narcotics Control Bureau. After this, he has been arrested. Before Rhea Chakraborty, NCB has arrested eight people in this case. These include Rhea’s brother Shouvik Chakraborty, Sushant’s former house manager Samuel Miranda, Sushant’s house keeper Dipesh Sawant, Zaid Vilatra, Abdul Basit Parihar, Kaizan Ibrahim, Abbas Lakhani and Karan Arora. Apart from this, Jaya Saha, Shruti Modi and Goa hotelier Gaurav Arya are also named in Rhea’s drugs chat. The NCB is also gathering evidence against them.
Accused arrested in drugs case so far
Abbas Lakhani and Karan Arora – NCB arrested both of them first. Based on these inquiries, the agency reached out to drugs supplier Zaid Vilatra.
Zaid Vilatra – This is also part of the drugs racket surfaced in Sushant case. It was arrested by the NCB on 2 September. Zaid had received more than nine lakh rupees in cash and foreign currency. It is also being described as the dealer of Rhea’s drugs gang. In this inquiry, the name of Abdul Basit Parihar was revealed.
Abdul Basit Parihar – involved in drugs racket related to Sushant case. On September 3, NCB arrested it and presented it in court. It is being described as the drug deal for this racket. Basit had given the number of drugs supplier Zaid to Rhea’s brother Shouvik. Basit and Shouvik met at the football ground.
Kaizan Ibrahim – The agency reached out to Kaizan Ibrahim while investigating Shauvik’s drugs gang. Kaizan also used to come to practice at the same football ground where Basit and Shouvik met. From here he also became a part of this drugs gang.
Deepesh Sawant – NCB arrested Deepesh Sawant on Saturday, 5 September, after questioning. Dipesh is Sushant’s house keeper, who was present at the actor’s house when his body was found. Deepesh has made several important revelations related to the drugs business in this case. Therefore, it is believed that NCB can present him in the court by making him a government witness in this case.
Shauvik Chakraborty – brother of actress Rhea Chakraborty, who is in the group with his sister and K Drug Chat. Investigation has revealed that Rhea used to import drugs through him. He was arrested by the NCB on 6 September.
Samuel Miranda – Miranda is Sushant’s former house keeping manager. In May 2019, Rhea appointed her Sushant’s house-keeping manager. Samuel was also arrested on 6 September.
Rhea was being interrogated for three consecutive days
Rhea’s arrest was being speculated. Tuesday was the third day of continuous questioning of Rhea. NCB has already questioned more than a dozen people in this case. Earlier, Rhea’s brother Shouvik Chakraborty and Sushant’s house-keeping manager Samuel Miranda was arrest by the NCB. These people were also called for questioning. He was taken into custody by the agency soon after the questioning.
Sushant’s body was found on 14 June
It is known that film actor Sushant Singh Rajput died on 14 June under suspicious circumstances. His body was found in his flat in Bandra, Mumbai.
FIR is registered against five including Rhea
Sushant’s death under suspicious circumstances, his father KK Singh had lodged a report against five people in Patna on July 25. Rhea Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda were also accused in this FIR. Sushant’s father accused these people of forcing Sushant to commit suicide. After this, Bihar Police started investigation in the case. On the other hand, Mumbai Police was already claiming to investigate this case without registering any report. On August 19, the Supreme Court had given approval to the CBI to investigate the Sushant case in view of the ongoing tussle between the police in both the states.
ED and NCB entry in such Sushant case
In this case Sushant’s family also accused Rhea Chakraborty of rigging the actor’s Rs 15 crore. So, apart from CBI, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) is also investigating money transactions in Sushant case. During the investigation of the case, the ED was found the drugs racket in a WhatsApp group chat of Rhea Chakraborty. Also her brother Shouvik and Samuel Miranda etc. On discovering the drugs business, the Narcotics Control Bureau had registered a case on August 27 against four people including Rhea. They are Sushant’s house manager Samuel Miranda, Rhea’s talent manager Jaya Saha and another person Gaurav Arya. The drugs business was found in the investigation of the WhatsApp chat of these people. NCB has questioned all these.