New Delhi: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s home assist Dipesh Sawant has been despatched to the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) custody until September 9 in reference to a medicine case linked to the actor’s demise. Dipesh was arrested by the NCB on Saturday. He was produced earlier than an area courtroom in Mumbai earlier in the present day, after which the company was granted his custody.
In the final two days, the NCB has arrested Rhea’s youthful brother Showik Chakraborty, Sushant’s home supervisor Samuel Miranda and Dipesh Sawant.
“His role is same as that of Samuel Miranda that was to procure and handle (drugs). Sawant has some corroborative evidence which we need for further cross examination (of other accused),” NCB Deputy Director (operations) KPS Malhotra instructed reporters exterior the company’s workplace, information company PTI reported.
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Showik and Samuel will even be in NCB custody until September 9.
As of now, a complete of eight individuals have been arrested by the NCB within the medication conspiracy case.
Various angles surrounding the demise of Sushant, 34, are being probed by three federal companies, together with the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The NCB is probing the drug angle on this case beneath felony sections of the NDPS Act after the ED shared with it a report following the cloning of two cellphones of Rhea.
Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered useless at his flat in Mumbai’s Bandra on June 14.
Meanwhile, Rhea Chakraborty, who’s the prime accused, can also be being questioned by the NCB.
(With PTI inputs)