Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty has been arrested for allegedly shopping for medication for her former boyfriend, the actor Sushant Singh Rajput, whose suicide sparked a media storm in India.
Rajput, 34, was discovered lifeless in June in his Mumbai condo – with police saying he took his personal life. A star with many hit motion pictures to his title, his suicide initially triggered a debate over psychological well being within the multi-billion-dollar business.
But Rajput’s household disputed reviews that he suffered from depression and accused Chakraborty, 28, of stealing his cash and harassing him. She has strongly denied the allegations.
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty is arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in reference to drugs-related allegations on the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s loss of life case, in Mumbai on Tuesday
The suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, pictured, sparked a media storm in India. Rajput, 34, was discovered lifeless in June in his Mumbai condo. He was a rising star in India’s well-liked Hindi movie business
Chakraborty was arrested on Tuesday. The police have additionally detained others in reference to the case together with her brother and a member of Rajput’s home workers.
India’s high anti-crime company, the Central Bureau of Investigation, has been probing his loss of life since final month. The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) was wanting into the star’s consumption of hashish.
‘We will likely be opposing bail petitions’ for all suspects, NCB Director Mutha Ashok Jain informed reporters. The actress has been remanded to judicial custody till September 22.
The investigation has grabbed headlines for months, with the media intently following the back-and-forth allegations between Rajput’s household and Chakraborty.
Chakraborty arrives on the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) after she was arrested in Mumbai, India, September 8
Some celebrities together with actress Sonam Kapoor and director Anurag Kashyap accused TV channels of finishing up a ‘witch hunt’ towards Chakraborty.
Born within the japanese state of Bihar, Rajput give up engineering research to pursue a profession in performing and dance.
He received his huge break in 2013 with ‘Kai Po Che’, a movie about cricket, love, and politics that received acclaim on the Berlin movie pageant.
He was additionally lauded for his portrayal of Indian cricket hero Mahendra Singh Dhoni in a success 2016 biopic.
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty is taken in a police automobile after being arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in Mumbai on Tuesday
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty arrives on the Narcotics Control Bureau yesterday
In an interview with AFP that 12 months, Rajput spoke of the emotional rollercoaster he skilled whereas filming the film, which portrayed the heartbreak suffered by Dhoni when the cricketer’s girlfriend died.
‘After we did the preparation, in my head I used to be him and every little thing that was taking place was really affecting me,’ he mentioned.
Rajput’s final movie was a Hindi remake of the Hollywood romance ‘The Fault in Our Stars’, titled ‘Dil Bechara’ (‘Poor Heart’), which was launched in July.
Born in Bihar within the east of India, Rajput made his Bollywood debut within the 2013 movie ‘Kai Po Che’, which received a number of awards at that 12 months’s Berlin Festival.
He starred in movies akin to ‘Sonchiraiya’ in addition to well-liked TV reveals ‘Pavitra Rishta’ and ‘Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil’.
The 34-year-old additionally starred within the 2019 Netflix movie ‘Drive’.
The 34-year-old additionally starred within the 2019 Netflix movie ‘Drive’ (pictured)
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