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NCB detains Showik's school friend in Sushant case

IANS
Filed on September 14, 2020
Showik Chakraborty, Suryadeep Malhotra, Mumbai, NCB, search, arrest, detained, school, friend, Sushant Singh Rajput

An official said that he was taken by the NCB from his home in Mumbai after it carried out searches.

Widening its probe into the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has detained Showik Chakraborty's school friend Suryadeep Malhotra for questioning, officials said on Monday.

A senior NCB official related to probe said, "We have detained Malhotra for questioning in the drug case."

The official said that he was taken by the NCB from his home in Mumbai after it carried out searches.

This is the 15th arrest in the case so far by the NCB.

Seven drug peddlers/dealers, nabbed by the Narcotics Control Bureau as part of its probe in the drug angle in Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death, were Monday sent to the agency's or judicial custody for varying periods, officials said.

All the accused were produced before a Mumbai Court via video-conferencing this afternoon.



 
 
 
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