new Delhi: Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal first appeared before the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) for the second time in just one month. Rampal is being questioned over the alleged drugs case which came to light during the investigation into Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. The investigating agency is questioning the film industry’s actors that the film industry-drug cartel Nexus succeeded after shaking up the nation a few months before SSR’s death.
Drug case: Arjun Rampal appears for second time before anti-drugs agency
According to the latest reports, the ‘Daddy actor has been questioned by the NCB for nearly six hours today (December 21, 2020). “Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal was questioned on Monday for nearly six hours by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in connection with a drug case filed after the death of film actor Sushant Singh Rajput,” an official told PTI.
“Rampal was summoned last week, but he sought time till December 22 to appear before the central agency citing personal reasons,” the official said.
Zonal director, Mumbai, Sameer Wankhede told during a media interaction, “The investigation is on, there is not much to be said at the moment.” I cannot say much about the prescription of medicine, Arjun will be called again. “
Arjun Rampal reached the NCB office at around 11.30 am and was seen exiting the office at around 5.30 pm on Monday evening.
The ‘Rock On’ actor was grilled for nearly 7 hours by the investigating agency on 13 November last month. Allegedly, the agency seized all electronic gadgets of Arjun Rampal, including laptops, mobile phones, pen drives, tablets, and some drugs banned under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, during searches at his residence. .
Gabriela Demetriades, the girlfriend of the ‘Om Shanti Om’ actor, was interrogated for two days, while his brother, Agicillos Demetriades and Rampal’s friend Paul Bartel were arrested in connection with the case. Both the actor and his girlfriend have been in a long-live relationship and have a son named Arink.
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(With inputs from PTI).