Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan finally walked out of Arthur Road jail in Mumbai late on Saturday morning. Shahrukh and wife Gauri were outside the jail to receive him.
The Bombay High Court had granted him conditional bail on Thursday in the case of drug seizure from a cruise ship.
As per the conditions, Aryan Khan cannot leave Mumbai without police permission must appear before NCB every Friday, must not communicate with other accused like Arbaaz Merchant and must not talk to media.
Actress Juhi Chawla, also a close family friend, had signed his surety bond for bail on Friday evening.
Aryan Khan had been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on October 2 from the cruise ship that was going from Mumbai to Goa. He was denied bail by the special NDPS court in Mumbai, following which his legal team approached the Bombay High Court. Former Attorney General of India Mukul Rohatgi joined Aryan’s legal team for the bail hearing.
After several hours of hearing, spread over three days, the Bombay HC granted him bail. Co-accused Arbaaz and Munmum Dhamecha, too, were granted bail
However, due to bail procedures, he was allowed to leave only on Saturday morning.
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