Since actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death got viral, The Narcotics Control Bureau started investigating the drugs angle. A source very recently informed Mumbai Mirror that the investigating agency has sent 85 gadgets of Bollywood stars and their associates in the past 45 days to the Directorate of Forensic Sciences (DFS) in Gandhinagar for data extraction. The NCB has been taking action on the basis of the data received from DFS from 30 different cell phones. The actions include raids and arrests quite frequently.
The source further stated that cell phones belonging to Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, Sara Ali Khan, Arjun Rampal, Shraddha Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and their associates’ have been sent for a detailed examination to establish the chain of substance abuse. Drug samples seized during raids in the city have also been sent to the forensic science laboratory (FSL) to ascertain their quality
The Enforcement Directorate, who is probing the money laundering angle in Sushant’s death case, had handed over to the NCB chats related to drugs post which the investigating agency started a parallel probe. The NCB arrested Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik and after days in custody, they were given bail. Apart from making arrests, the NCB also questioned several Bollywood celebrities and alleged drug suppliers.