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Mumbai (India): Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty was arrested Sep 8 by officials after three days of questioning by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in connection with the drug abuse case linked to the death of Sushant Singh Rajput, media reports said.
Rhea Chakraborty (right). Image credit: Twitter handle
Rhea Chakraborty was interrogated for five hours Sep 8, third day in a row, for six hours on Sep 6 and eight hours on Sep 7.
Security was beefed up outside the NCB office where Rhea was being interrogated.
Rhea had given about 25 names from Bollywood in the drugs angle, subject to official confirmation.
This brings to ten the total number of arrested made so far in the drugs case.
Sushant was found dead in his Mumbai residence on June 14.
Meanwhile, the actress' brother Showik Chakraborty and Sushant’s house manager Samuel Miranda, who were arrested by the NCB under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, have been remanded to NCB till Sept 9.
Dipesh Sawant, the house helper of the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput has also been arrested in connection with the case by the NCB, the third central agency to join the probe into the death of Sushant, after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED).
The NCB started acting after the Enforcement Directorate came across chats regarding drug consumption, procurement, usage and transportation in connection with the Sushant Singh Rajput death case.