In Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case, the drug angle got emerged recently after the ED shared the evidence of usage and dealing of drugs from Rhea Chakraborty‘s WhatsApp chat which mentioned the use and procurement of drugs. The ED shared the evidence with the CBI and the Narcotics Control Bureau after which NCB filed a complaint against Rhea and her brother Showik Chakraborty.
The NCB detained Rhea’s brother Showik and Samuel Miranda after which NCB raided their house on September 4. They were interrogated for 10 hours after which the agency arrested both of them. Today, Showik and Samuel were presented before the Esplanade Court, in connection with Sushant Singh Rajput death case. As recently reported, Mumbai’s Esplanade Court has sent Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda to NCB custody till 9th September.
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As reported, the agency has arrested them under IPC sections 20 (B), 28 (counterfeit), 29, and 27 (A). NCB is likely to question Rhea Chakraborty soon as well. Also, according to ABP, Zaid Vilatra, and Abdul Basit Parihar, the alleged drug peddlers, who have been arrested by the NCB, have applied for bail in Mumbai Sessions Court.
The chats that were leaked earlier which involved the NCB in the SSR’s case revealed that Rhea, her brother Showik and Samuel Miranda, and few others used to have a conversation on WhatsApp groups in connection to drugs and how to use, procure or deal in them.
Rhea was also once instructed by her ex-talent manager Jaya Saha who asked her to ‘use 4 drops’ in Sushant’s beverage. The other agencies CBI and the ED are investigating the other aspects of the case.