Rhea Chakraborty was arrested on September nine on medicines charges. (File)
Actor Rhea Chakraborty, in her second request for bail just after two weeks in a Mumbai jail, has alleged a witch-hunt against her by the Narcotics Control Bureau at the occasion of a few central organizations that specialize in “investigations of international ramifications” but have observed no evidence against her. She also alleges that Sushant Singh Rajput “took gain of individuals closest to him to sustain his drug pattern”.
The bail requests of Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik will be read tomorrow by the Bombay Higher Courtroom. It was set off by a day because of to significant rain in Mumbai.
Rhea Chakraborty was arrested on September 9 on medications costs linked to the investigation into the death of Sushant Singh Rajput, her boyfriend, on June fourteen. She was described by the Narcotics Handle Bureau as “an active member of a drug syndicate”. Her judicial custody was yesterday extended to October six.
In her bail plea, Rhea Chakraborty suggests it is clear that “Sushant Singh Rajput was the only purchaser of medicine and that he was directing his personnel users to procure his medicine”. She also states “if the late actor had been alive right now, he would have been billed for the intake of modest portions, which is a bailable offence having punishment of a time period of imprisonment upto a single yr.”
It is “preposterous”, she argues, that whilst the “customer of medication” would get a utmost punishment of up to one particular calendar year jail, she would, possessing compensated for the medicine on a couple occasions, would be subjected to up to twenty yrs in jail.
Sushant Singh Rajput, suggests Rhea Chakraborty, “utilized her, her brother Showik and associates of his household staff members to facilitate his personal drug pattern while guaranteeing that he did not go away a paper path of his have in the variety of any electronic evidence by any means”. She also explained: “It is regrettable that Sushant Singh Rajput took gain of individuals closest to him to maintain his drug habit and believed it in good shape to expose them to the perils that would entail”.
She says that primarily based on information and facts in the general public domain, Sushant Singh Rajput experienced asked his prepare dinner, Neeraj, “to make ganja joints/rolls/doobies and area them in his bed room” three times right before his death. She explained Neeraj experienced advised the CBI and Mumbai Police that he experienced geared up the joints and put them in a box in his bed room and “thereafter when the actor was discovered useless, he verified from the box that all the joints/doobies experienced been eaten and the overall box was empty”.
“As a result it is obvious from the proof collected by investigative companies that it was only late Sushant Singh Rajput who was the shopper of medicines and who was in the practice of using those people all over him to aid his drug habit,” Rhea Chakraborty’s bail plea suggests.
She also claims in the 47-web site petition that Sushant Singh Rajput’s ties with his spouse and children were being strained and alleges that his sisters left him at the “peak of his despair”.
The petition says Sushant Singh Rajput was “in the typical behavior of cigarette smoking cigarettes with ganja” considering that right before they achieved, a routine he allegedly got into during the shoot of his film “Kedarnath”.
“The prosecution shockingly has not disclosed a solitary cell phone simply call, cell phone, SMS, WhatsApp concept or e-mail of Sushant Singh Rajput as to how he procured his medications for his personal consumption instead than blaming his full staff, (Rhea Chakraborty), her brother and a host of others who allegedly provided medicine for his individual usage,” suggests the bail petition.
The prosecution’s whole scenario was that she allegedly acquired medications for Sushant Rajput, claims the petition. “Aside from allegedly coordinating the invest in of medication and occasionally shelling out for the mentioned obtain, there is no other allegation, nonetheless the prosecution is terming her alleged acts as ‘financing illicit traffic’,” states Rhea Chakraborty, incorporating that allegations from her would appear within just the ambit of “much less significant offences”.