Rhea Chakraborty, who was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau on (NCB) September 9, has filed for bail plea in the Bombay High Court today. Rhea’s 14-day judicial custody ended today. Her brother Showik Chakraborty has also filed for the bail. On the other hand, according to Times Now the NCB has filed an application before the Sessions Court seeking 1-day custody of Showik and Sushant’s personal staff member Dipesh Sawant.
Tamal & Kajal with details.
Advocate Satish Manshinde had shared in a statement, “Rhea Chakraborty and Showik Chakraborty have filed an application for Bail in the NDPS Case in the Bombay High Court. It is coming up for hearing on 23rd Sept 2020 before Justice Sarang V Kotwal. The details of the bail applications will be shared after the hearing on 23rd Sept.”
Rhea and Showik were involved in the case after the NCB got hold of their chat records that mentioned drugs. According to latest developments, several other Bollywood celebrity names are also emerging in the ongoing probe. According to Times Now several actors are mentioned in “drug chats” that are under the NCB’s scrutiny, the initials of five celebrities, namely – K, D, S, N, and J have been revealed. Apart from the celebrities, the NCB has also summoned summoned KWAN Agency CEO Dhruv Chitgopekar to join the investigation. They are also questioning Jaya Saha, who is an employee of the talent management agency KWAN and was Sushant’s talent manager. According to PTI, the Narcotics Control Bureau has also summoned Deepika Padukone’s manager Karishma Prakash.