New Delhi: Minutes after Rhea Chakraborty was arrested by the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday, her authorized workforce headed by senior advocate Satish Manshinde slammed central companies for “hounding” a lone girl “just because she was in love with a drug addict”.
The Bollywood actress was arrested after a tricky three-days of grilling to unravel the medication nexus within the movie business, officers mentioned. Not like on earlier days when she was hounded by media and the actress appeared flustered, attempting to hop, skip and run away from media consideration.
Rhea in an surprising gesture waved on the media earlier than boarding the van that took her for medical checkup. Social media referred to as the gesture “almost a challenge” thrown at her distractors.
“Central Agencies hounding a single Woman just because she was in love with a drug addict and was suffering from Mental Health issues for several years under the care of 5 Leading Psychiatrists in Mumbai, who ended up committing suicide due to consumption of Illegally Administered Medicines and used drugs,” mentioned Manshinde who’s representing Rhea Chakraborty.
In his assertion to the media, Manshinde additionally talked concerning the contemporary criticism filed by his shopper with the Mumbai Police and mentioned that the Bandra FIR has been transferred to CBI as per the order of the Supreme Court docket.
“CBI will investigate if the Doctor is criminally culpable or otherwise. There’s no negligence alleged but Criminal culpability of forging a prescription. The drugs administered are prohibited psychotropic substances as contained in the NDPS Act, which are not the subject matter of the CBI case already pending investigations,” he mentioned.
Rhea has been charged below numerous sections of the NDPS Act for her alleged function within the medication angle which has emerged within the investigations into the dying of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Rhea has been taken for a medical check and is more likely to be produced earlier than a Justice of the Peace by way of video-conferencing for remand within the night.
The NCB had interrogated Rhea for six hours on Sunday, afterward Monday for eight hours and once more for round 5 hours on Tuesday earlier than putting her below arrest.