The Narcotics Protect watch over Bureau (NCB), which quizzed Bollywood actors Rakul Preet Singh, Deepika Padukone, her archaic manager Karishma Prakash, and clothier Simone Khambatta on Friday and Saturday in reference to the medication case linked to the demise of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has seized their cellphones.
An NCB source acknowledged, “The telephones of Deepika, Karishma, Rakul and Khambatta had been seized by the NCB below the Indian Evidence Act.”
The enchancment got right here after the questioning of Deepika and Karishma on Saturday, and Rakul and Khambatta on Friday for several hours.
The NCB wondered Deepika for over 5 hours on Saturday and Rakul for over four hours on Friday. Karishma modified into wondered for two consecutive days on Friday and Saturday whereas Khambatta modified into grilled on Friday.
The company soundless their telephones as the alleged ‘drug’ chats had been made the use of the identical telephones, the source acknowledged.
The source additionally acknowledged that the NCB has soundless the phone of Sushant’s archaic ability manager Jaya Saha.
The NCB has registered a case on the ask of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) after it found alleged chats of Deepika in conjunction with her archaic manager in 2017 discussing medication.
The telephones of Rakul and Khambatta had been seized as each and every of them are end pals of Sushant’s lady friend Rhea Chakraborty, who modified into arrested earlier this month after three days of questioning.
Besides Rhea, the NCB has additionally arrested her brother Showik and 17 others in reference to the case.