Yesterday, Arjun’s girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades was grilled by the NCB for six hours, while Arjun Rampal, is likely to be questioned on today. The summons to Rampal and his ladylove came in the wake of the October 19 arrest of Gabriella’s brother, Agisialos Demetriades in a drug-related case.
Mumbai: Narcotics Control Bureau arrests Paul Bartel, a friend of actor Arjun Rampal, in a drug-related case
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According to ANI report, Demetriades was again summoned by the NCB to appear before it for questioning as, as to NCB officials, the inquiry was not completed on Wednesday.
The central agency had earlier arrested Rajput’s girlfriend, actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, some employees of the late film star and a few others under sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act. Rhea and some other accused are currently out on bail.
On Sunday, the NCB conducted a raid at the home of veteran Bollywood filmmaker Firoz Nadiadwala’s in Juhu and the arrest of his wife Shabana, who was granted bail on Monday.
The ongoing probe is part of the NCB’s investigations in the past three months to unravel the Bollywood-drug mafia nexus in the wake of the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput on June 14.