Kshitij’s judicial custody prolonged by Special NDPS Court& |  Photo Credit: Instagram
In the newest developments to an alleged ‘drug angle’ being linked to Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise and large names cropping up, Ex-Dharmatic Entertainment affiliate and govt producer, Kshitij Ravi Prasad’s Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) custody has been prolonged additional, as per stories. Kshitij was taken underneath judicial custody on September 25 and after virtually 24 hours of rigorous grilling, was arrested by the NCB on September 26.
Kshitij is present process rounds of interrogation in relation with an alleged ‘drug social gathering’ hosted by Karan Johar in 2019, which the producer-director had later dismissed. As NCB produced him earlier than a Special NDPS Court (Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985) today, his judicial custody has been prolonged till October 6.
Two tweets had been posted by ANI on the identical. The preliminary tweet about Kshitij’s listening to could possibly be learn, “Narcotics Control Bureau to produce Kshitij Ravi Prasad before the Special NDPS Court today for further remand, in connection with a drug probe”. The replace to the tweet was, “Kshitij Ravi Prasad sent to judicial custody till 6th October by Special NDPS Court.” Take a take a look at each the tweets right here:
Kshitij Prasad’s NCB custody prolonged
It was on September 25 when NCB officers had raided Kshitij’s home, whereby they procured marijuana and a small quantity of weed. On September 27, he was taken for medical assessments and whereas leaving for a similar, based on a Times Now tweet, Kshitij stated, “I am being framed”. In the report, it was talked about that he denied having any reference to drug peddlers. Apart from this, he was additionally accused of drug consumption. During his preliminary questioning, stories had it that Kshitij’s solutions had been ‘unsatisfactory’.
Since Kshitij was as soon as related to the Dharma banner, Karan Johar had shared an official announcement on his social media handles, clarifying his previous affiliation with him. An excerpt from the assertion learn as, “I want to additional state that a number of media/information channels have been airing information stories that Kshitij Prasad and Anubhav Chopra are my aides/shut aides. I want to place on report that I have no idea these people personally and neither of those two people are aides or shut aides.”