Raids are underway on the place of dwelling and place of job of movie manufacturer Imtiyaz Khatri in Bandra space of Mumbai in reference to the Mumbai cruise medicine birthday party, stated Narcotics Keep watch over Bureau (NCB) on Saturday.
Khatri’s identify got here in highlight remaining 12 months after the demise of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. The attorney of past due actor’s former supervisor Shruti Modi, Ashok Saraogi, had alleged Khatri’s involvement. He claimed that Imtiaz Khatri provided medicine to Sushant Singh Rajput and Rhea Chakraborty.
Ashok Saraogi had then stated, “A couple of days in the past, an MLA from Mumbai (Ram Kadam) took the identify of Imtiaz Khatri. I additionally made an enquiry a couple of Khatri from Bandra. If he is similar Imtiaz Khatri, then he is a huge shot. He’s neatly attached in Bollywood.”
The anti-drugs agency had earlier arrested nine people, including Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan, after raiding the Goa-bound ship last Saturday. After the raid, the NCB’s Mumbai zonal unit started a crackdown on drug peddlers connected with the arrested persons.
The agency sleuths also brought some suspects, including from the cruise ship, to the NCB’s office in Mumbai for an enquiry, an official said. It later arrested two more people and a foreign national in connection with the case of seizure of banned drugs.
So far, 11 people have been arrested in connection with the seizure of banned drugs from the cruise ship.
The NCB on Monday claimed before a city court that “shocking and incriminating” subject material recovered in WhatsApp chats of Aryan Khan and two others arrested in reference to the case confirmed global drug trafficking.
The Narcotics Keep watch over Bureau additionally claimed that within the WhatsApp chats he’s discussing modes of fee to be finished for procurement (of gear) and that a number of code names are getting used. Aryan Khan’s attorney claimed no medicine have been recovered from his consumer’s ownership.
(main points awaited)