The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), who is currently investigating the drug angle in Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case, have arrested Actor’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty’s brother Showik Chakraborty, and house manager Samuel Miranda, according to the latest reports.
The NCB is digging deeper into the alleged drug cartel, related to Sushant Singh Rajput’s case. Rhea Chakraborty’s brother Showik Chakraborty and Sushant’s house manager Samuel Miranda are currently undergoing investigation by the probing agency at the NCB office in Mumbai.
According to reports, Showik along with 5 others was involved in dealing and selling Marijuana. Earlier today, the NCB carried out raids at a number of locations, including at the homes of Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda. Post that, the agency detained Rhea Chakraborty’s brother Showik and Sushant’s house manager Samuel Miranda for questioning. Miranda was detained under provisions of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985. Also, alleged drug paddler Abdul Basit Parihar has been sent to Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) custody till September 9. Parihar was made to join the investigation based on Zaid Vilatra’s interrogation. Both Basit and Zaid and said to be involved in the alleged drug peddling case.
Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda will be arrested in two hours, formal process underway: Narcotics Control Bureau#SushantSinghRajputDeathCase— ANI (@ANI) September 4, 2020
Sushant was found dead in his Bandra flat on June 14. As the scope of the probe keeps increasing every day since the Enforcement Directorate, CBI, and the NCB joined in — the drug angle has thrown up a number of leads.
Earlier in the day, Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) raided Rhea Chakraborty and Showik Chakraborty’s house and reportedly ceased their mobile phones, laptops, and some other documents. Later, Showik was taken at the NCB office in Mumbai for further questioning.