The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Sunday stated that Dipesh Sawant, who was the house help of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, is an energetic member of a drug syndicate related with excessive society personalities and drug suppliers. “On the basis of statements of Dipesh Sawant, house help of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, and digital evidence collected by NCB, it is clear that Dipesh is an active member of drug syndicate connected with high society personalities and drug suppliers,” NCB stated.
As per NCB, Dipesh has confessed that on March 17, 2020, on the directions of Showik Chakraborty, Dipesh went to Miranda’s house and obtained a supply of 5-gram of ganja from Zaid in Bandra. Further, on April 17, Rhea and Showik ordered him to gather supply of 10-gram charas from Kaizan. This supply was obtained close to Mount Blanc constructing which is Sushant’s house.
On May 1, Showik requested Dipesh to obtain ganja from an individual known as Dwayne after which Dipesh obtained 50-gram charas from Dwayne the subsequent day, in keeping with NCB. The NCB additional stated that within the first week of June, Dipesh obtained 100-gram ganja from a supply boy named Rishikesh Pawar. Earlier yesterday, a court docket had despatched Dipesh Sawant to the Narcotics Control Bureau’s custody until September 9.
The NCB officers had taken Dipesh Sawant for medical examination earlier than producing him earlier than the court docket. Sawant was arrested yesterday primarily based on statements and digital proof. Actor Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik are being questioned by the NCB in reference to the procurement of medicine. Meanwhile, former Chief Standing Counsel of Maharashtra Nishant Katneshwarkar on Sunday stated that if the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) finds something incriminating towards Rhea Chakraborty, then she might be arrested too. “The NCB has seized some materials and arrested Samuel Miranda, Showik Chakraborty and Deepesh Sawant.
This drug connection is somewhere related to Sushant Singh Rajput death case,” Katneshwarkar stated. “NCB has called Rhea Chakraborty for interrogation. In case if NCB finds anything incriminating against her, she may also be arrested in due course. The truth will certainly come out,” he added.