Rakul Preet Singh, Sara Ali Khan and Simone Khambatta now underneath NCB scanner after Rhea Chakraborty reportedly names them in drug case
Hyderabad: The drug probe linked to the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput (SSR) has taken an surprising flip with Rhea Chakraborty allegedly naming starlets Sara Ali Khan, Rakul Preet Singh and designer Simone Khambatta as having partaken in medication with SSR.
As on Friday night time, varied stories declare that Rhea has disclosed the names of 25 Bollywood celebrities within the drug case. The record apparently contains names of A-list actors, administrators, casting administrators, producers and designers, amongst others. Reports additionally counsel that Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) will quickly problem summons to the 25 celebrities, together with the above celebrities.
Even because the central probe physique is now specializing in interrogating varied A, B and C degree grade celebrities, its investigating physique has been raiding varied areas in Mumbai and Goa based mostly on the knowledge supplied by the drug peddler, Anuj Keshwani.
NCB had arrested Rhea and her brother Showik Chakraborty underneath the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act. She is in judicial custody until 22 September after her bail plea was rejected by the Sessions Court.
B-wood shock waves hit T-wood
While Rhea’s confessions about Rakul have despatched shock waves throughout Tollywood circles, Rakul appears moderately nonchalant about her title arising throughout the investigation.
Sources on the units of the Sarrainodu star’s present Telugu movie inform us that she had mentioned with the makers after her title cropped up in media as regards to the drug probe. Apparently, Rakul is believed to have even mentioned that she had executed nothing fallacious and has nothing to do with the mentioned problem.
“Rakul shot till late on Friday night and showed no signs of stress and looked nonchalant because she said that she did not do anything wrong. She had wrapped up the day’s shoot and was seen in a jovial mood,” mentioned somebody on the units, requesting anonymity.
The Tollywood actress apparently has extra help coming her means. Screenwriter and producer Kona Venkat, who has labored with Rakul in movies equivalent to Pandaga Chesko, Bruce Lee and Loukyam, has rubbished all rumours surfacing in regards to the actress.
Describing Rakul as a reputation synonym with exhausting work and self-discipline, he states that he’s recognized the actress for a number of years, claiming that he’s even witness to the efforts she has put in to succeed in the place she is at this time.
“A few people are trying to assassinate her character and career as they envy her success. She was the Telangana brand ambassador for the ‘No to Drugs’ campaign, and her fitness videos on her social media are an example of how big a fitness enthusiast she is. Let the investigative agencies do their job and the truth will prevail,” says Kona Venkat.