NCB drug probe seems to wrap up many in the Bollywood. Sara Ali Khan, Shraddha Kapoor, Rakul Preet Singh, Simone Khambatta, and now Deepika Padukone have come under NCB radar for alleged drug links. NCB retrieved the chats which lead them to summon the actress. NCB has already summoned Karishma and SSR’s former talent manager Jaya Saha for questioning. The NCB team is interrogating both now, and Deepika is likely to appear before NCB on September 25.
#NewsAlert | Mumbai Police asked to deploy additional security ahead of Deepika Padukone’s visit to NCB office tomorrow to give her statement: Sources.
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Deepika Padukone is currently in Goa on the shoot of her next film. After receiving summon, the actress reportedly came to the city by the chartered plane. According to the report, Deepika also sought legal advice from her lawyer with the video conference. Her husband Ranveer Singh reportedly attended the video conference meeting.
Deepika Padukone’s name has cropped up in the drug chats where five indicative names – K, D, S, N, and J, have been used. ‘D’ reportedly identified Deepika Padukone while ‘K’ has been identified as her manager Karishma Prakash.