Siddharth Pithani was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau from Hyderabad on 28 May in a drug case linked to Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise final 12 months.
A Mumbai court docket on Friday remanded in 14-day judicial custody Siddharth Pithani, who was a roommate of actor Sushant Singh Rajput and was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau from Hyderabad on 28 May in a drug case linked to the latter’s demise final 12 months.
He was produced earlier than further chief metropolitan Justice of the Peace A H Kashikar, and was remanded in jail custody after the NCB didn’t ask for additional custody, particular public prosecutor Advait Sethna stated.
Rajput was discovered lifeless in his house in Bandra on 14 June final 12 months.
Following the actor’s demise, the NCB started a probe into alleged drug hyperlinks within the movie trade based mostly on Whatsapp chats, and a number of other folks had been arrested below the NDPS Act on this connection, most of who’re out on bail at the moment.