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NCB destroys 30,000 kg of seized drugs

Home Minister Amit Shah monitors operation via video-conferencing   New Delhi: More than 30,000 kg of drugs was destroyed by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) at four locations in the country on Saturday. The operation was witnessed by Union Home Minister Amit Shah from Chandigarh via video conferencing. The drug destruction operation is part of...

Rhea Chakraborty charged by NCB with abetting Sushant Singh Rajput’s ‘extreme drug addiction’

Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has charged actor Rhea Chakraborty with allegedly abetting actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s “extreme drug addiction”. Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his home in June 2020. Rhea was reportedly his girlfriend at that time. The NCB has been probing the case, exploring the angles of drug consumption and...

Govt orders action against Sameer Wankhede for shoddy investigation against Aryan Khan

New Delhi: In wake of clean chit to Aryan Khan by Narcotics Control Bureau in the drugs-on-cruise case, the government has ordered appropriate action against Sameer Wankhede, the Mumbai NCB officer who had initially investigated the case, according to sources in the Ministry of Home Affairs. An officer was quoted as saying that the competent...

NCB gives Aryan Khan, 5 others clean chit in drugs-on-cruise case

New Delhi: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has given a clean chit to Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan in the drugs-on-cruise case. The NCB submitted a charge sheet in the case, in which it stated that no proof had been found against Aryan Khan. Besides him, five others have been let off by...

Prabhakar Sail, witness in Aryan Khan case, dies of cardiac arrest

Mumbai: Prabhakar Sail, a witness in the drug seizure case in which Aryan Khan had been named, died of cardiac arrested at his house in Mahul area of Chembur in Mumbai on Friday afternoon. He is survived by his mother, wife and two children. His lawyer Tushar Khandare, who confirmed the death, said the family...

‘Premature to say there’s no evidence against Aryan Khan in drugs case: SIT chief

Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan has not yet been given a clean chit by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in the drugs case, the Special Investigation Team (SIT) chief and NCB DDG (operations) Sanjay Singh said. He was reacting to reports that no evidence had been found against Aryan Khan in the...

Aryan Khan exempted from appearing before NCB every week

While giving relief, Bombay High Court orders Aryan Khan to appear before Delhi SIT whenever summoned   Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan, who was named in a drugs case, has got relief from the Bombay High Court. The court has modified his bail condition and allowed him exemption from visiting the office...

Nothing objectionable in Aryan Khan’s WhatsApp chats: Bombay High Court

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court, in its order following the granting of bail to Aryan Khan in the drugs case, noted that there was “hardly any positive evidence” to convince the court that all the accused had agreed to act unlawfully with a common intention. It said that nothing objectionable had been found in WhatsApp...

Nawab Malik spills ‘more beans’ on Aryan Khan case, calls it matter of kidnapping and ransom

New Delhi: NCP leader Nawab Malik has called the arrest of Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan in a drugs case a matter of kidnapping and ransom. He also alleged that BJP leader Mohit Bharatiya alias Mohit Kamboj was the mastermind of the matter and that he and Mumbai NCB chief Sameer Wankhede were...

Sameer Wankhede taken off Aryan Khan case; Delhi NCB takes over

Mumbai: The Delhi team of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) will now investigate the case of drug seizure involving Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan. Mumbai NCB chief Sameer Wankhede, who was in charge of the case, was taken off the probe because of allegations of extortion. Sameer Wankhede is currently facing an internal vigilance...

Free after 3 weeks: Aryan Khan finally leaves Arthur Road jail on bail

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...

Aryan Khan can influence witnesses, tamper with evidence: NCB

Mumbai: The bail application of Aryan Khan, son of Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan, who was arrested in a case of drugs from onboard a cruise ship will come up for hearing before the Bombay High Court on Tuesday. The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has objected to bail for Aryan Khan, citing possibility of tampering of...