Drug Angle in Sushant's deathA day after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) wrote to the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) to look into the drug angle in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the NCB registered a case on the basis of the ED communique on Wednesday. NCB chief Rakesh Asthana said, "We have filed a case on the basis of the letter from the ED." The case is registered under the NDPS Act and the agency will soon conduct an inquiry and question people concerned. The officer said that the ED probe into the financial aspects of the death case had allegedly found an angle of drug supply to Rhea Chakraborty. NCB will probe Rhea's relationship with the drug dealers. According to sources, NCB will investigate the call details of Rhea, Sushant and Shovik. The NCB team will interrogate the drug dealers recently caught in Mumbai and Pune.
Taking suo moto cognizance of actress Rhea Chakraborty's 'visit' to the morgue where the Sushant Singh Rajput's body was kept, the Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has slapped a notice to the Mumbai Police and BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation demanding an explanation.
Treating the matter as a priority, the SHRC has ordered the police and civic authorities to submit their detailed explanation in the matter by Monday. WATCH: Case registered against Rhea, brother Shovik by NCB to probe drug angle in Sushant's death
After Rhea Chakraborty's WhatsApp chat with a drug dealer surfaced on the internet, a new angle is being investigated in the matter. Sushant's family lawyer had already questioned the autopsy report and had claimed that it is "pretty disturbing that the report says nothing was found in the stomach." On Tuesday, Enforcement Directorate (ED) wrote to Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) to check the drug syndicate connection.
However, Rhea Chakraborty's lawyer Satish Maneshinde has denied all accusations and has stated that the actress is ready for a "blood test any time."