Sushant Singh Rajput case: NCB files charges against Riya Chakraborty in court, next hearing on July 12

Mumbai The Narcotics Control Bureau has filed charges in a special court in Mumbai against actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Shovik Chakraborty and others in a drug case related to the death of Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput. The court is yet to frame charges against Riya. The next hearing of the case has been […]
 


Sushant Singh Rajput case: NCB files charges against Riya Chakraborty in court, next hearing on July 12

Mumbai The Narcotics Control Bureau has filed charges in a special court in Mumbai against actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Shovik Chakraborty and others in a drug case related to the death of Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput. The court is yet to frame charges against Riya. The next hearing of the case has been fixed for July 12.

Special Public Prosecutor Atul Sarpande said that all the accused have been charged in the charge sheet. Filing the draft chargesheet, he has asked the court to frame charges against Riya and Shovik for possession of drugs and for the purchase and payment of such drugs to deceased actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

 

Sarpande said that All the accused including Riya and Shovik appeared in the court and the court was to decide the charges against all the accused. But this could not happen as some of the accused have filed discharge applications. He said the court said the charges would be framed after the discharge application is decided. On Wednesday, all the accused including Riya and Shovik were presented in the court. Special Judge VG Raghuvanshi, hearing a case related to the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, has fixed July 12 as the date of hearing.

 

 

Sushant Singh Rajput
He was found hanging in his flat in Mumbai on June 14, 2020. The CBI is investigating the case on the orders of the Supreme Court. But the investigating agency has not reached any conclusion yet. The angle of drugs also came to the fore in the case of Sushant Singh Rajput’s death.

Riya Chakraborty was jailed for one month.
He was arrested in this case in September 2020. A month after his arrest, the Bombay High Court granted him bail.