NCB Deputy Director KPS Malhotra has confirmed the names however denied media hypothesis of the company having ready a so-called ‘hit-list’ of over two dozen Bollywood personalities in reference to the probe.
- Last Updated: September 15, 2020, 10:44 AM IST
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In a major growth, the names of Bollywood celebrities like Sara Ali Khan, Rakul Preet Singh and Simone Khambatta have apparently emerged within the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) probe into the medication angle surrounding the mysterious loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, official sources mentioned right here on Monday.
Though NCB Deputy Director KPS Malhotra confirmed the names, he denied media hypothesis of the company having ready a so-called ‘hit-list’ of over two dozen Bollywood personalities in reference to the probe.
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The NCB has not divulged particulars of particular facets of the probe wherein the names of those 3 Bollywood and glamour world celebs have come up or the extent of their alleged involvement within the narcotics investigation.
Sara, 25, is the daughter of Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan and his first spouse Amrita Singh, and had starred with Sushant within the Hindi blockbuster ‘Kedarnath’ in 2018, a romantic Hindi drama.
The scion of the Pataudi royal household, she is the grand-daughter of late cricket legend and aristocrat M.A.Ok. Pataudi and his spouse, Sharmila Tagore, and was a part of the crew which travelled to Bangkok after the movie’s success.
Rakul, 30, has acted in a bunch of Hindi and South Indian movies, whereas Simone, 29, is a designer and media persona.
Over a dozen individuals have been arrested by the NCB to date, together with Sushant’s ex-girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, and several other drug peddlers, narco-dealers and suppliers.
While Rhea, Showik and others have been despatched to judicial custody, a number of the drug peddlers have been remanded to NCB custody.