NCB questioned Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, and Sara Ali khan for hours on Saturday. The team had reportedly seized their mobile phones for technical assessment. Noting has yet exposed and no links of them with drug peddlers have been found yet. Asking about the chat with her Manager Karishma Prakash, Deepika stated that she was referring to the cigarettes. The actress denied the involvement of drug consumption and procurement in relation to SSR’s death. Asking about CBD Oil (Cannabidiol) in Shraddha’s Whatsapp chat, the actress said it was for external use that is covered as per the provision of the NDPS act. Sara Ali Khan too denied the consumption of drugs.
No link has emerged between the actresses and drug peddlers!https://t.co/0WsfLgGT5U
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An NCB official said, “we are relying on technical data, and as of now no links of these actors with drug peddlers have been found. We are still investigating and their recorded statements will be presented before the court later.” The actresses have been summoned by NCB after their WhatsApp chats surfaced wherein they had mentioned the illegal drug use. The NCB team has already arrested 20 accomplices including Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik. The court heart hearing on their bail plea is going on today.
#NewsAlert | Bombay HC begins hearing the bail pleas of Rhea Chakraborty & her brother Showik Chakraborty.
Shabbir Ahmed with the latest updates. pic.twitter.com/jWp6e5ebiu
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