New Delhi: A Mumbai court docket on Thursday (October 7) despatched Aryan Khan, Arbaz Merchant and 6 others to judicial custody for 14 days in reference to a drug bust case. The court docket says the case will now be heard by a particular NDPS court docket.
The Narcotics Control Bureau’s custody of Bollywood famous person Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan ended at this time.
According to ANI, NCB at this time sought the custody of Aryan Khan and 7 others until October 11 within the drug seizure case. The company advised the Mumbai court docket that it’s nonetheless conducting raids and “anyone arrested in those raids would be needed to be confronted with the present accused.”
NCB sought extension of Aryan Khan’s custody for 4 extra days
The NCB has to this point arrested 18 individuals together with Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan because the raid on the ship on October 2. On Monday (Oct 4), eight individuals have been produced earlier than the court docket which remanded them to NCB custody until October 7.
A Narcotics Control Bureau workforce busted an alleged medication social gathering on a cruise ship which was on its technique to Goa at mid-sea on Saturday night time.
NCB had on October 6 arrested a overseas nationwide from Mumbai’s Bandra space in reference to the drug raid bust. According to the NCB, mephedrone (MD) in business amount was recovered from his possession.
As per the NCB, three individuals have been booked underneath Section 8C, 20B, 27 (Punishment for consumption of any narcotic drug or psychotropic substance) and 35 (Presumption of culpable psychological state) of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act (NDPS Act).
8C of NDPS Act refers to prohibition to provide, manufacture, possess, promote, buy, transport, warehouse, use, devour, import inter-State, export inter-State, import into India, export from India or tranship any narcotic drug or psychotropic substance whereas Section 20B offers with punishment for producing, manufacturing, possessing, promoting, buying, transportation, imports inter-State, exports inter-State or use of hashish.