BH CORRESPONDENT, Mumbai: Actress Rhea Chakraborty’s judicial custody has been extended till October 6, a court in Mumbai said on Tuesday. She was arrested on September 8 on drug charges in Sushant Singh Rajput death case. The custody of her brother, Showik Chakraborty, has also been extended. Rhea’s judicial custody was supposed to end today. Both of them had applied for bail in the NDPS case in Bombay High Court.
Meanwhile, Sushant’s ex-talent manager Jaya Saha was questioned by Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) and she reportedly admitted to having chats over drugs with A-list actors in Bollywood. Jaya is an employee of KWAN Talent Management Agency, which manages several Bollywood top actors. The name of Deepika Padukone has also emerged in one of the WhatsApp chats allegedly related to drugs.
Deepika’s manager Karishma Prakash’s name has also emerged in the WhatsApp chats. Reportedly, after Sara Ali Khan and Shraddha Kapoor, the Bajirao Mastani actress might be summoned by NCB for questioning.
The chats between Karishma and Deepika are from October 2017.