Mumbai Drug Bust LIVE Updates: Bollywood famous person Shah Rukh Khan’s son, Aryan Khan, was detained on Sunday by the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) over a drug seizure on a cruise ship off Mumbai coast final evening, a number of high sources informed News18. In keeping with the sources, Aryan Khan is at present being questioned by the company’s sleuths. The NCB sleuths, who raided Cordelia cruise after it departed from Mumbai, seized medication corresponding to cocaine, cannabis and MD. NCB sources from Mumbai informed News18 that the ship was to depart on Saturday for Goa. The company’s Mumbai zonal director, Sameer Wankhede, obtained a tip-off, after which he and a workforce boarded the ship, posing as passengers. When the ship left Mumbai shores and was at mid-sea, a celebration started the place medication have been consumed, mentioned sources. Talking to CNN-News18, Wankhede termed the difficulty “sophisticated”.
When the ship left Mumbai shortly and was to succeed in mid-sea, the primary celebration started the place allegedly medication have been by being consumed. Following this, NCB officers current on the ship began conducting searches and apprehended these consuming medication and seized the contraband. The entry payment alone for the celebration was within the vary of Rs 1 lakh, an officer informed CNN-News18. Final week, NCB’s Mumbai and Goa groups in a joint operation had arrested Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal’s accomplice Gabriella Demetriades’s brother from Goa in reference to a medication case. The bureau additionally seized charas from him, based on sources. Gabriella’s brother Agisilaos Demetriades is of South African nationality and was arrested by the NCB final 12 months, too, as a part of its probe into the alleged drug use in Bollywood.
The NCB had launched a probe into the alleged drug use in Bollywood after the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput in June on the idea of WhatsApp chats involving medication. The central company had earlier arrested Rajput’s good friend, actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, some staff of the late Bollywood actor and some others beneath sections of the Narcotic Medicine and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act. Rhea Chakraborty and another accused are at present out on bail.