By Bollywood Hungama News Network, Dec 2, 2020 – 17:11 hrs IST
Riya Chakraborty and her brother Shauvik Chakraborty were arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) after the drugs angle came to the fore in the Sushant Singh Rajput case. Riya and her brother Shouvik Chakraborty were arrested by the NCB for providing drugs to the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput. After this Riya and her brother filed their bail application in the court. After which the Bombay High Court released Riya Chakraborty on conditional bail but Shovik was not granted bail. But today the court has also released Shovik on bail. Souvik Chakraborty has got bail from the special NDPS court in Mumbai.
Sauvik Chakraborty released from jail on bail in drugs case
Shovik has been granted bail today, nearly three months after his arrest in a drug-related case. On Wednesday, while hearing the bail plea of Sauvik, the special NDPS court in Mumbai granted bail to Sauvik. In this case, Riya Chakraborty and Sushant’s staff Samuel Miranda and Dipesh Sawant have already been released on bail. Riya and Sauvik have been accused by the NCB of possessing, using and indulging in the sale and purchase of drugs.
It is worth noting that during the investigation in the drugs case, NCB had got many strong evidences against Sauvik. Shauvik was arrested under sections 8C, 28 and 29 of the NDPS Act. Apart from Shovik, Samuel Miranda was also arrested under the same sections.