New Delhi: After a short silence on late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying, lastly social media as soon as once more noticed a flood of tweets, quickly after the Narcotics Control Bureau filed its first charge sheet in the case associated to the drugs probe.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying is being investigated by three premier businesses of the nation – the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) and Enforcement Directorate (ED) respectively.
The NCB on Friday filed a charge-sheet earlier than a particular court docket in Mumbai, naming 33 accused, together with actress and girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik Chakraborty in the case.
Rhea Chakraborty has been named underneath Section 20 (b), 27 A, 28, 29, 30 whereas her brother Showik underneath Section 20 ( b), 28, 29 by the NCB in their charge sheet.
The 11,700-page charge-sheet has full particulars of drugs seizures, assortment of varied proof and investigation executed to this point. It was filed earlier than the particular court docket arrange underneath the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, in line with PTI.
The voluminous doc has named 33 individuals as accused in the case, together with Rhea Chakraborty (who was mentioned to be in a relationship with Sushant Singh Rajput), her brother Showik, and comprises statements of over 200 witnesses.
The NCB had in August final yr registered two instances associated to drugs in reference to the dying of Sushant. The NCB arrested Sushant’s live-in associate and girlfriend Rhea and his brother Showik in reference to the case, together with a number of different folks in September final yr.
They are at the moment out on bail. According to reviews, the federal company has to this point arrested a complete of 33 folks, additionally together with Sushant’s former supervisor and employees, and a number of other drug peddlers, in reference to the case.
Out of the whole accused, eight are nonetheless in judicial custody, whereas the remainder, together with the brother-sister duo, have been granted bail, the NCB mentioned. Further investigation is constant in respect of a number of different recognized and unknown individuals, the apex drug legislation enforcement company mentioned.
During the investigation, a considerable amount of narcotics drugs (charas, ganja, LSD, ecstasy) and psychotropic substances (alprazolam and clonazepam), coated underneath the provisions of sections 20(b), 22, 23 of the NDPS Act, had been seized, as per PTI report.
“Due to ecological considerations, a big portion of the annexures (which kind a part of the charge-sheet) have been submitted to the honourable court docket in digital kind. On conclusion of additional investigations, supplementary costs shall be filed as per legislation,” the company mentioned.
Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered lifeless at his Bandra residence on June 14, 2020. The NCB started probing the alleged use of drugs in some quarters in Bollywood after the late actor’s sudden demise.
The company got here into motion after some WhatsApp chats on the subject of drugs surfaced on-line.
(With PTI inputs)