Sushant Singh Rajput's flatmate Siddharth Pithani remanded into NCB custody until 1 June
The alleged purpose of Siddharth Pithanj in the drug case, which appeared article Sushant Singh Rajput's departure, came to light through the NCB's evaluation, which resulted in the arrest,'' an official said. Indian comic Bharti Singh was arrested after cannabis was discovered during a raid on her property.
NCB had filed a chargesheet on March 5, which called 33 accursed, for instance, late actor's girlfriend at the time of his departure, Rhea Chakraborty. This chargesheet comprised statements of 200 witnesses, also has been complied after 6 weeks of investigation. The bureau had also recorded announcements of Bollywood celebrities Deepika Padukone, Rahul Preet Singh, also Sara Ali Khan throughout their probe.
PTI reported an NCB group, headed by zonal manager Sameer Wankhede, started a hunt for Pithani and tracked him to Hyderabad. Pithani has been brought to Mumbai after his arrest.
"[Ms Singh] and her husband have been arrested for questioning about ownership of narcotics materials," Sameer Wankhede, among the police officers, informed the ANI news agency. Rajput, 34, was found dead in his apartment in Mumbai on 14 June. Police at the time said he'd killed himself.
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday detained Siddharth Pithani out of Hyderabad in its continuing probe to Bollywood-drugs nexus, in relation with celebrity Sushant Singh Rajput's departure. The raid was part of an investigation into allegations of illegal drug use from the amusement market.
NCB arrests Sushant Singh Rajput's former flatmate Siddharth Pithani out of Hyderabad