NCB Drug Case: In a major development, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has seized the mobile phones of Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan, Karishma Prakash, Rakul Preet Singh, Simone Khambatta, and Jaya Shah, an official said.
On Saturday, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) questioned Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan, and Padukone’s manager Karishma Prakash in connection with the drugs case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. It was also reported that Rakul Preet claimed the drugs recovered from her residence belong to Rhea Chakraborty.
Deepika Padukone and Karishma Prakash were quizzed at the Mumbai Port Trust (MbPT) guest house in Colaba while Shraddha Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan were grilled at the NCB office in Ballard Estate.
Padukone reached the guest house at 9.50 am on Saturday. She was questioned by NCB’s special investigation team (SIT) for around six hours, while Prakash reached at 10.50 am and left around 3.45 pm.
Meanwhile, Shraddha Kapoor reached the NCB office at 11.50 am and left around 6 pm, after around six hours of questioning. Sara Ali Khan reached at 1 pm and left around 6 pm.
Mutha Ashok Jain, deputy director-general of NCB, said that there has been no fresh summons to anyone in NCB Drug Case as of Saturday.
He also said that Shraddha Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan were examined in both the cases registered by NCB (case number 15/20 and 16/20) and their statements will be produced before the court. Deepika Padukone’s statement was recorded in the 15/20 case, he said.
Adding, Ashok Jain said that they have questioned many people and recovered evidence that will be reviewed and planned for further investigation and course of action in the NCB Drug Case.