October 29, 2020 7:15:33 pm
TV actor Preetika Chauhan, arrested by the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) within the metropolis on Sunday for alleged possession of ganja, was granted bail by a neighborhood court docket on Thursday. The actor had acquired 99 grams of ganja from a provider, Faisal (20), following which the duo were arrested, police stated. After Faisal’s interrogation, another individual had been arrested within the case.
The court docket order learn, “Accused prayed for grant of bail on the bottom that she is harmless and possession is of small amount. She is a resident of Mumbai and won’t abscond.” Chauhan has labored in a number of TV serials, like Maa Vaishnodevi.
The prosecution argued that the accused may tamper with proof and repeat the offence so she shouldn’t be granted bail.
“It transpires that offences towards the accused are relating to small amount of medication…the accused is a resident of Mumbai so there is no such thing as a chance of absconding. The investigation is sort of full…the accused needn’t be saved behind bars for therefore lengthy,” the court docket noticed.
Chauhan was launched on provisional money bail of Rs 15,000 and requested to seem earlier than an NCB officer for 4 Saturdays after her launch to assist investigation.
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