Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik’s legal team fought it out against the NCB as they presented their bail application at the Bombay High Court. The siblings were arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau in the drugs case, linked to the Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case investigation. While Rhea was taken into custody on September 8, Showik was arrested on September 4, and their judicial custody extended till October 6.
In the latest update on the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the post-mortem and viscera reports of the late star were re-analyzed by the AIIMS team and a report was submitted to the CBI. Buzz is that no trace of “organic poison” was found in the actor’s body and the Mumbai hospital report will be further analysed. While commenting on the forensic report, chairman of AIIMS’ Forensics Board, Dr Sudhir Gupta stated, “AIIMS and the CBI are in agreement on the Sushant Singh Rajput death case but more deliberations are needed.” While they look into the legal aspects for a “logical legal conclusion” he assured the report will be, “totally conclusive”
Meanwhile, NCB has found that Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan have no links with peddlers. Deepika denied any consumption of drugs and said that she was merely referring to cigarettes in her controversial chats. Sara, on the other hand, denied consuming contraband while Shraddha claimed that she procured CBD Oil (cannabidiol) for external use only.
Actress Payal Ghosh, who has been making headlines for her allegations against filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, today said that she will be visiting the Governor of Maharashtra, to request Y-category security. Citing threat to her life, she demanded that she be given top security cover.
For actresses Rakul Preet Singh and Kangana Ranaut, it was a busy day in court. While the Delhi High Court heard Rakul’s “urgent plea” to ensure that the media does not broadcast any report on her in relation to the NCB investigation in the ongoing drug case; Kangana on other hand, battled it out with the BMC in the Bombay High Court over the demolition of her Bandra office.
Script by : Karen Pereira
Voice over by : Shirley Thachil
Edited by: Yogesh Jaiswar