Days after an arrest was made in the death investigation of Sushant Singh Rajput, the former aid of the deceased actor was summoned by the Narcotics Control Bureau for questioning. The news comes days after the NCB’s late actor’s flatmate Siddharth Pithani was arrested in a drug-related case and detained in Hyderabad and held until June 1. “Following the arrest of Siddharth Pithani, the NCB summoned the late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, former domestic worker, Neeraj and Keshav for questioning in the drug case related to Rajput’s death,” the NCB sources told ANI. The NCB investigated the drug angle in the actors death case. It started the investigation after receiving the official communication from the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in which there were various discussions related to drug use, procurement, use and transportation.
Pithani’s arrest was also nearly two and a half months after he filed a 12,000-page indictment against 33 people, including Rajput’s girlfriend, actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik and others in the Bollywood drug mafia investigation. associated with the death of Rajput. Rajput was found on June 14, 2020 at his residence in Mumbai, shouting among his fans and asking his family to demand an investigation into his death. – With input from ANI