Actor Rhea Chakraborty has been taken to Mumbai’s Byculla Jail, a day after she was arrested on drug costs associated to the Sushant Singh Rajput case. She was despatched to jail for 14 days by a Justice of the Peace who rejected her bail final evening.
The 28-year-old is anticipated to request a classes court docket for bail at present. She spent the evening on the Narcotics Control Bureau workplace final evening, in accordance with particular public prosecutor Atul Sarpande.
Rhea Chakraborty has been charged with organizing medicine for her boyfriend Sushant Singh Rajput, a Bollywood star whose shock loss of life on June 14 is being investigated by the CBI. There is not any point out within the court docket papers of her utilizing medicine.
She faces costs that might result in as much as 10 years in jail.
Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik Chakraborty are accused of arranging medicine with assist from Sushant Singh Rajput’s workers Samuel Miranda and Dipesh Sawant, who have been allegedly in contact with drug sellers.
The Narcotics Control Bureau arrested Rhea Chakraborty after three days of questioning and stated in its court docket paperwork that she was “an active member of the drug syndicate connected with drug supplies” and knew of “every delivery and payment”.
“It is also clear from the statement that Rhea Chakraborty used to procure drugs for Sushant Singh Rajput for consumption purpose,” the anti-drugs company stated. Samuel Miranda and Dipesh Sawant informed investigators that they used to acquire and obtain medicine “for the consumption of Sushant Singh Rajput” and each the actor and Rhea Chakraborty would each pay.
She used to “manage finance for drug procurement along with Sushant Singh Rajput”, the doc stated.
The company additionally stated the drug deliveries can be acquired by Sushant Singh Rajput’s aides and typically the fee and selection of medication was confirmed from Rhea Chakraborty.
While mainstream Bollywood has been largely silent, a number of outstanding members of the movie fraternity have come out in Rhea Chakraborty’s assist on social media, as a counter to a big part that has focused her over Sushant Singh Rajput’s loss of life.