The Narcotics Management Bureau is prone to examine Karan Johar’s alleged drug get together, which was held in 2019. The get together was attended by the who’s who of Bollywood, together with actors like Deepika Padukone, Vicky Kaushal, Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Zoya Akhtar, Shahid Kapoor and Malaika Arora, amongst others. The celebs might be summoned by the NCB quickly.
Earlier, the NCB revealed that Deepika Padukone was the admin of a WhatsApp group for drug chat. The actress’s supervisor, Karishma Prakash, and Jaya Saha had been additionally a part of the group. Karishma was grilled by the NCB as we speak. Deepika has been known as in for interrogation tomorrow.
Rakul Preet Singh in her assertion to the NCB confessed to speaking to Rhea Charaborty about medicine. The actress instructed the Narcotics Management Bureau that she saved medicine along with her, however did not eat it. She mentioned that it was for Rhea. Rakul was known as in by the NCB for questioning as we speak morning. The actress was adopted by Deepika Padukone’s supervisor Karishma Prakash to the company’s workplace. They had been confronted with one another relating to their reference to the alleged drug controversy in Bollywood.
The NCB has summoned actresses like Deepika Padukone, Sara Ali Khan, Shraddha Kapoor and Rakul Preet Singh for questioning in drug probe linked to the Sushant Singh Rajput dying case.
At 8:30 pm, Deepika Padukone has been summoned by the NCB at 10 am tomorrow. Alternatively, Sara Ali Khan and Shraddha Kapoor have been known as for questioning at 10:30 am.
At 7:15 pm, Vikas Singh, Sushant Singh Rajput’s household lawyer, in a press convention mentioned that the Bollywood drug probe is diverting consideration from Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying. He mentioned, “What’s the purpose of calling these celebrities in narcotics case? There is no such thing as a one concerned in medicine commerce. Accused (Rhea Chakraborty) can say something, Sushant Singh Rajput isn’t right here to reply. Household thinks that the investigation heading in a route that received’t throw mild on every part. The narcotics angle… looks as if media consideration is being diverting to them. ” Read the full story here.
At 6:42 pm, The NCB will query Deepika Padukone’s supervisor, Karishma Prakash, for the second time tomorrow. Deepika Padukone shall be questioned by the NCB for the primary time tomorrow. As per sources, Karishma and Deepika shall be confronted with one another. Sources additional say that regardless that Karishma admitted to her chat with Deepika, she is just not giving a transparent reply on the subject of medicine. That is the rationale that the NCB will query the 2 collectively on Saturday (September 26).
At 6:20 pm, Deepika Padukone’s supervisor, Karishma Prakash, leaves the NCB workplace. She was questioned by the company for practically seven hours. Karishma had arrived on the NCB workplace at round 11 am as we speak.
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At 4:15 pm: The NCB sources say that Karan Johar’s alleged 2019 drug get together is beneath the radar of the company. The celebrities who attended the get together – which embody Vicky Kaushal, Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Shahid Kapoor and Malaika Arora, amongst others – might be summoned by the NCB for questioning. In 2019, former Delhi MLA and Akali Dal chief Manjinder Singh Sirsa had filed a criticism in opposition to the Bollywood stars for allegedly consuming medicine on the get together. Karan had posted a video on Instagram from the get together. The filmmaker had known as all of the allegations baseless.
At 3:05 pm, Rakul Preet Singh has reached her residence. She was grilled by the NCB as we speak.
At 2:45 pm, The Narcotics Management Bureau has mentioned that Rhea Chakraborty was arrested resulting from her hyperlinks with the drug visitors community. Read full story here.
At 2:30 pm, The NCB revealed that Deepika Padukone was the admin of WhatsApp chat group for medicine. Karishma Prakash and Jaya Saha had been a part of the group.
At 2:20 pm, Rakul Preet Singh has left the NCB workplace. The actress’s identify cropped up within the drug probe after Rhea Chakraborty confessed speaking to Rakul about medicine.
At 2:10 pm, Rakul Preet Singh confessed to speaking to Rhea Chakraborty about medicine. She instructed the NCB that Rhea left the medicine at her dwelling. Rakul emphasised that she by no means consumed it.
At 1: 40 pm, After Kshitij Prasad was summoned by the NCB for questioning, Dharma Productions’ ex-employee, Anubhav Chopra, was additionally known as in for questioning. The NCB is probing his involvement within the drug controversy. He’s mentioned to be near Kshitij Prasad.
At 12:20 pm, The NCB made Rakul Preet Singh and Karishma Prakash confront one another. They’re proven chats of Jaya Saha, who confessed in her assertion to the NCB the involvement of Rakul Preet and Karishma.
At 11:50 am, Kshitij Prasad reached the NCB workplace with the officers. A drug peddler revealed his identify claiming he was a daily buyer. The NCB will now probe if Kshitij would purchase the medicine for himself or anyone else.
At 11:15 am, A crew of NCB officers is at Dharma Productions’ worker Kshitij Prasad’s Mumbai dwelling. Kshitij is an government producer at Karan Johar’s firm. He’s prone to be taken to the NCB workplace for questioning as we speak. On Thursday, the NCB carried out a raid at Kshitij’s dwelling. He was in Delhi yesterday.
At 11:00 am, Deepika Padukone’s supervisor, Karishma Prakash, arrived on the NCB workplace.
At 10:30 am, Rakul Preet Singh reached the NCB workplace for questioning. On Thursday, she denied receiving any summons from the NCB. Later, the NCB officers reached the actress’s dwelling to situation the summons. The actress accepted the summons.
At 9:40 am, Rakul Preet Singh left her dwelling for the NCB workplace in Mumbai. The actress shall be grilled by the company in connection to the Bollywood drug probe. In accordance with the NCB sources, the company retrieved Rakul Preet’s drug chats with Rhea Chakraborty. The actress in her assertion to the NCB additionally confessed the involvement of Rakul Preet within the drug controversy.
Deepika and Sara, who had been in Goa, returned to Mumbai on Thursday for the probe. Whereas Deepika, Sara and Shraddha are known as in on September 26 (Saturday), Rakul Preet Singh, who earlier denied receiving summons, appeared earlier than the NCB as we speak (September 25).
Karishma Prakash’s WhatsApp chats with Deepika had been retrieved by the NCB. Within the chats, they’re discussing medicine. Karishma was in Goa and subsequently could not come for the questioning earlier.
On Thursday, designer Simone Khambata was grilled for 4 hours. Aside from the Bollywood actresses, Simone’s identify additionally cropped up within the drug controversy. She was near Rhea Chakraborty.
The NCB has additionally summoned Kshitij Prasad, Govt Producer at Karan Johar’s Dharma Productions, for questioning tomorrow. He was summoned for questioning on Thursday (September 24) however as he was in Delhi, the director shall be becoming a member of the probe as we speak (September 25) at 11 am. The NCB carried out a raid on the director’s dwelling in Mumbai.
The NCB have discovered that round 50 names, together with many actors, actresses, producers and administrators, is likely to be concerned within the Bollywood drug controversy. A Bollywood actor, who hosts drug events, can be beneath the NCB’s radar.
Earlier, the company questioned producer Madhu Mantena Verma and Kwan Expertise Administration Company’s CEO Dhruv Chitgopekar for hours.
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