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- The Narcotics Control Bureau is presently investigating drug hyperlinks throughout town
- The probe started after alleged drug connections got here to the fore in reference to Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise
- Sameer Wankhede, the zonal director who has been main the drug probe, was attacked by alleged peddlers
In a stunning flip of occasions, a bunch of round 60 individuals attacked the group of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) who’ve been investigating drug hyperlinks throughout town, after an alleged conspiracy got here to the fore in reference to Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise. The incident occurred on Sunday evening (November 22) in Mumbai’s Goregaon space when the group carried out a shock raid and seizure operation. As quickly as a peddler obtained caught by NCB, three males assaulted the police and gathered a mob. The males, recognized as Vipul Agre, 25; Yusuf Shaikh, 24 and Amin Abdul Latif Shaikh, 55, have been arrested and booked underneath mutiple prices.
Sameer Wankhede, NCB zonal director who has been main the group proper from the start of the probe, too was current once they have been attacked. Sharing the newest replace, Sameer’s spouse and well-known Marathi actress Kranti Redkar Wankhede took to Instagram to pen a heartfelt notice.
“Thank you everyone for your wishes and concern. #sameerwankhede is fine. We all at home are standing strong with him. Big salute to all the @narcoticsbureau officers who put up a fight and stood strong. You make us proud today and everyday. #Courage #gallant #NationFirst”, she wrote on Instagram.
The assault occurred only a few hours after well-liked comic Bharti Singh was arrested by NCB. Bharti was taken into custody on November 22, after a small amount of ‘ganja’ was recovered from her Andheri residence and workplace. Along with Bharti, husband Haarsh too was arrested. Both confessed to “consumption” of ganja. They have been granted bail by a Mumbai courtroom, yesterday (November 24).
Apart from Bharti, distinguished movie star names which have cropped up within the ongoing drug probe embody Rhea Chakraborty, Sara Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Rakul Preet Singh, Shraddha Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, TV couple Abigail and Sanam Johar amongst others.