New Delhi: The Bombay High Court today heard the bail plea of actor Rhea Chakraborty and his brother Shovik, who have been jailed for nearly three weeks on drug-related charges related to the investigation of Sushant Singh Rajput, which will now pass an order in the case soon.
Rhea Chakraborty, who was found guilty in film star Sushant Singh Rajput case, was arrested on September 9 on charges of organizing drugs for her.
In court, his lawyer Satish Maneshinde argued that Sushant Singh Rajput was the only person who used drugs and had started the habit before his relationship with Rhea Chakraborty.
According to the lawyer of Rhea, “If Actor Sushant Singh Rajput were alive today, he would have been punished for the punishment under Section 27, which means jail ranging from six months to one year. If the main beneficiary gets only this punishment, Rhea and Showik How to be charged with Section 27A, which is 10 years old. ” -20 years sentence, ”
Quoting Control 10,000 from Rhea Chakraborty’s bank, allegedly used to buy drugs, he quoted the Narcotics Control Bureau as saying that the amount was 25 grams for Sushant’s use and it was clear that they would be on profit Were not behaving for medicine.
The Narcotics Control Bureau opposed the bail, saying the siblings bought the drugs not for their own use but to supply to Sushant Singh Rajput, a “more serious crime” related to the funding of the drugs.
Narcotics Control Bureau official Samir Wankhede said in his written submission, that “Under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, this is the most serious crime,”
Rhea Chakraborty also used her home to buy and store drugs for Sushant Singh Rajput, the official says she was guilty of “misusing drugs”.
Mr. Maneshinde questioned: “How can Rhea harass Sushant at her house? At any point, Sushant had no apprehension of the arrest.’ There is no question of ‘bother’.”
Rhea Chakraborty’s bail plea alleges a witch-hunt by the Narcotics Control Bureau at the instance of three central agencies who have no evidence. According to Rhea Sushant Singh Rajput took advantage of his closest people to maintain his drug habit.
Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead in his Mumbai apartment on 34 June. The Mumbai Police launched a suicide investigation, but the actor’s family filed a case accusing Rhea Chakraborty of mentally harassing her, taking money from her accounts, and playing the role. Sushant Singh Rajput’s investigation was handed over to the CBI. The Narcotics Control Bureau stepped in when Ria Chakraborty’s phone-related drug interactions were revealed in WhatsApp chats.
In the drugs probe of drugs-and-Bollywood hunt in which top actors, Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, and Sara Ali Khan have also been questioned.