Sushant Singh Rajput Case Update: Rhea Chakraborty Arrested By NCB
Updated: Oct 6, 2020
Breaking News coming regarding Sushant Singh case - Narcotics Control Bureau arrests Rhea Chakraborty today under various sections of NDPS. She will be taken for a medical test very shortly at Sion Hospital. She is also likely to be produced before a magistrate through video conferencing for her remand in the evening at around 07:30 p.m.
From last three days, actress Rhea Chakraborty has been appearing before the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in connection with the ongoing probe in a drugs connection case in Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. On the 3rd day of her questioning, Rhea Chakraborty reached the NCB office, located at Ballard Estate in South Mumbai at around 10.30 am in a car escorted by a Mumbai Police vehicle. The NCB had interrogated Rhea for six hours on Sunday, later on Monday for eight hours and again for around five hours today before placing her under arrest.
Reports also says that she will be procured before the court along with the other three accused who has been arrested last week. Last week Rhea's brother Shauvik Chakraborty and Sushant's house manager Samuel Miranda have been remanded to NCB custody till September 9. They were arrested under Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substance act on Friday. NCB also arrest Sushant's domestic helper Dipesh Sawant on Saturday night. The NCB launched the probe after drug related Whats App chat in connection with Sushant's death was surfaced.
Reports says that NCB is likely to file a plea before the court seeking that they need to keep all the four accused in police remand for further questioning. They all will be confronted in days to come and will be taken to places for recovery if any. The Mumbai Police said that case will now been transferred to the CBI for further investigation in accordance with orders of the Supreme Court.
Sushant's sister Shweta Singh Kirti was among the first who react to this news on Twitter. She writes on twitter that, "God is with us".