Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone‘s manager Karishma Prakash was issued a summon by the Narcotics Control Bureau after WhatsApp drugs chat between the actress and her manager got leaked. In the drugs chat, Karishma was seen providing drugs to Deepika, after the actress asked about the availability of ‘maal’.
However, Deepika and her manager Karishma was supposed to appear before the agency on Friday to record their statement, but Deepika’s interrogation was postponed to September 26 and Karishma was grilled on Friday only. As per reports, Karishma was questioned for 7 hours by the NCB about her WhatsApp drug chats with Deepika.
As per the latest development in the case, media reports suggest that Karishma Prakash has been summoned for interrogation by the NCB again tomorrow and she’s likely to be grilled in front of Deepika Padukone.
Deepika Padukone and her manager’s name emerged in the case after Sushant Singh Rajput’s talent manager Jaya Saha’s chats were revealed. Jaya Saha and Karishma Prakash are the employees of KWAN Talent Management Agency, who is under the scanner of the NCB after their employees are seen being involved in the procurement and supply of drugs.
Jaya Saha during her interrogation had also named one of the investors of the company, Madhu Mantena Verma for being involved in the drug nexus of the Bollywood Industry.
Today, along with Karishma, actress Rakul Preet Singh was also grilled by the NCB and during her interrogation, as per reports, the actress has admitted about the drug chats with Rhea Chakraborty but denied consuming drugs or having any link with any drug peddler.