Hours earlier than her arrest, actor Rhea Chakraborty broke down throughout her questioning when she was confronted along with her brother Showik, sources stated in the present day.
The 28-year-old actor was arrested after three days of questioning over drug allegations linked to the investigations into the dying of Sushant Singh Rajput, whom she had dated in his last months. Showik Chakraborty, her youthful brother, was arrested final week.
Investigators say Rhea Chakraborty admitted to organizing medicine for Sushant Singh Rajput when he requested.
She additionally admitted to consuming medicine at instances with Sushant Singh Rajput and Showik, stated sources. However, she advised investigators that she was not in contact with any drug supplier. During the coronavirus lockdown, when it was laborious to get medicine, sources stated, Rhea Chakraborty had her brother prepare them.
After her arrest, as she was being pushed away in a police automotive, Rhea Chakraborty waved at reporters, lots of whom had hounded her and pushed her on her first day of questioning.
Rhea Chakraborty is dealing with a number of investigations based mostly on Sushant Singh Rajput’s household’s allegation that she took his cash, mentally harassed him and had a task in his dying on June 14. The drug probe started after the Enforcement Directorate, which is investigating the monetary allegations, flagged WhatsApp chats retrieved from Rhea Chakraborty’s telephone.
The chats revealed alleged conversations revolving round procuring medicine.
The Narcotics Control Bureau claims to have proof linking Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda (Sushant Rajput’s home supervisor) to the acquisition of marijuana.
The bureau claims that Dipesh Sawant, a member of Sushant Singh Rajput’s family employees, collected and delivered a complete of 165 grams of marijuana between March and June – on orders from Rhea and Showik Chakraborty. Sawant reportedly advised the investigators he had seen Sushant Singh Rajput smoke marijuana in September 2018, when he began working for him.
The medicine case is predicated on 59 grams of curated marijuana being seized from two alleged drug peddlers and their purported hyperlinks to Sushant Singh Rajput.