Since the case was transferred to the Central Bureau Of Investigation(CBI), Sushant’s family and people fighting for justice of Sushant Singh Rajput were persistently demanding for #ArrestRheaChakraborty. And finally, actress Rhea Chakraborty has been arrested by Narcotics Central Bureau for being in connection with the drug angle in the Sushant Singh Rajput case. Though she has not been found guilty for Sushant’s demise yet the move of arresting Rhea Chakraborty is welcomed by Sushant’s family experiencing closure on an investigation.
Rhea Chakraborty admitted to organising drugs for Sushant Singh Rajput
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday arrested Rhea Chakraborty for procuring and consuming drugs. Rhea was questioned for the third day on Tuesday by the agency. The NCB had questioned Rhea for about eight hours on Monday and six hours on Sunday. Rhea Chakraborty, the 28-year-old actress was confronted with her younger brother Showik Chakraborty (24), Rajput’s house manager Samuel Miranda (33), and his house staffer Dipesh Sawant to ascertain their roles in an alleged drug racket. Showik was arrested last week in connection with the case.
What had Rhea Chakraborty admitted to investigators?
- Rhea Chakraborty admitted to organizing drugs for Sushant Singh Rajput
- She was not in touch with any drug dealer.
- During lockdown when it was hard to get drugs, she had her brother arrange them.
The drug probe began after the Enforcement Directorate, which is investigating the financial allegations, flagged WhatsApp chats retrieved from Rhea Chakraborty’s phone. The chats revealed alleged conversations revolving around procuring drugs. The Narcotics Control Bureau claims to have evidence linking Showik Chakraborty and Samuel Miranda (Sushant Rajput’s house manager) to the purchase of marijuana and claims Dipesh Sawant, a member of Sushant Singh Rajput’s household staff, collected and delivered a total of 165 grams of marijuana between March and June – on orders from Rhea and Showik Chakraborty.
Sushant’s sister Shweta Singh Kirti welcomed Rhea Chakraborty arrest.
Sushant’s ex-girlfriend Ankita Lokhande also reacted to the tweet, sharing many heart emojis and writing ‘Diii’. Ankita has supported Sushant’s family after they filed an abetment to suicide case against Rhea.
Ankita Lokhande talks about karma.
On one hand, the move of arresting Rhea Chakraborty is welcomed by Sushant’s family, his ex-girlfriend, and all the people demanding justice for Sushant. And on the other hand, some are supporting Rhea as she has not been found guilty for Sushant’s demise, hoping for more strength to Rhea’s parents through this devastating time. Also, the actress was taken to hospital for medical tests to be presented before a court via video conferencing along with the other arrested accused, including Rhea’s brother Showik, Sushant Singh Rajput’s house manager Samuel Miranda and his staffer Dipesh Sawant.