Rakul was questioned about ‘doob’ reference in chat with Rhea: Report&
- Rakul Preet Singh joined the NCB probe on Friday
- The actress was reportedly questioned concerning the ‘doob’ reference in WhatsApp chat with Rhea Chakraborty
- Rakul, in her questioning, reportedly stated that the reference was to tobacco cigarettes and never any contraband
Popular South and Bollywood actress Rakul Preet Singh, who was summoned by the Narcotics Control Bureau on Friday, was questioned about her alleged ‘drug chats’ with fellow actress Rhea Chakraborty. Rhea is presently in judicial custody over an alleged drug hyperlink associated to her boyfriend and actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s loss of life case. The actor, 34, handed away on June 14.
As per a latest media report, Rakul was requested concerning the WhatsApp dialog, whereby Rhea had requested Rakul if she had ‘doob’. To which, Rakul had stated that it was at her home. When requested about the identical, Rakul reportedly informed the NCB that the reference to the ‘doob’ within the stated chat was to ‘hand-rolled tobacco’ cigarette and never any contraband, acknowledged a report in Mumbai Mirror.
An officer, near the investigation, knowledgeable the newspaper concerning the questioning and stated, “In the course of our investigation in the Rhea Chakraborty matter, we came across a WhatsApp conversation between her and Rakul Preet Singh in which Rhea asked Rakul whether she had doob and Rakul Preet replied saying it was at her house.” The officer reportedly stated that Rhea, in her questioning, had allegedly stated that the reference to the ‘doob’ was about marijuana.
Rakul’s assertion was recorded by the SIT on Friday. Mutha Ashok Jain, Director General, Narcotics Control Bureau in Mumbai had earlier stated that her assertion will probably be analysed and produced within the court docket.
Other than Rakul, whose assertion was recorded on Friday, three extra actresses have been summoned by the NCB. Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, and Sara Ali Khan are anticipated to hitch the probe today. Deepika’s supervisor Karishma Prakash has additionally been referred to as by the NCB for the second time today.
The NCB in Mumbai is presently investigating an alleged drug hyperlink associated to Sushant’s loss of life.