NCB Drafts Drug Case Against Rhea Chakraborty & Her Brother, Showik

Bollywood’s most famous drug case is making headlines yet again. The Narcotics Control Bureau reportedly filed draft charges against Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik Chakraborty. On Wednesday, NCB charges were filed against them linking to the demise of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June 2020.

According to PTI, special public prosecutor Atul Sarpande told that the prosecution maintained all the charges against all the accused. As those mentioned in the charge sheet submitted before the court. For the unversed, the NCB had charged the accused on charges including Section 8(c) read with 20(b)(ii)(A), 22, 27, 27A, 28, 29, and 30 of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act.

It is also reported that Prosecution has proposed to the court to charge the actress and her brother for consumption of narcotic substances. Also, for procuring and buying these them for MS Dhoni actor, Sushant Singh Rajput. Likewise, the court has maintained that the charges would be filed only after the discharge pleas of the accused side.

For the unversed, Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik and all other accused were present before the court on Wednesday. Special judge V.G. Raghuwanshi posted the matter for hearing on July 12.

Rhea Chakraborty was arrested in the case in September 2020. Almost a month later, she was granted bail by the Bombay High Court. Apart from her, several others accused in the case for alleged consumption, possession, and financing of drugs are out on bail as well. 

Since the demise of Sushant Singh Rajput, the Narcotics Control Bureau has been probing the alleged drug usage in the entertainment industry. 

Rhea On Second Death Anniversary Of SSR

Even after two years, the actor is loved by millions, and his fans, friends and family continue to miss him. Today on his death anniversary the actor is remembered by many of his industry friends. Actor Sara Ali Khan and his ex Rhea too posted a series of photos in his loving memory.

Despite facing many lawsuits after the demise of actor Sushant, Rhea still holds precious time and memories with Sushant. The Jalebi actress wrote in the caption, “Miss you every day”.

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.