Preetika Chauhan, a TV actress arrested after she was caught buying drugs. The Narcotics Control Bureau has made a couple of more arrests red-handed. The 30-year-old actress is going to be produced to court soon.
Here is the official statement from NCB.
Preetika Chauhan has acted in TV serials like Devo Ka Dev Mahadev and Sabdhan India.
On the basis of an int input regarding the supply of Marijuana in Varsova, yesterday at around 1900 hrs, a team of Mumbai Zonal Unit apprehended two persons at Machhimar, Varsova, and succeeded in affecting a seizure of 99 grams of Ganja from their possession. After due interrogation and recording confessions Faisal (aged 20 yrs) (Supplier) and Preetika Chauhan (aged 30 yrs) receiver were arrested and being produced before the Court. During interrogation, it revealed that the seized Ganja was sourced from one Deepak Rathaur R/o Varsova. Further development in the case will be updated accordingly.
This is an ongoing investigation after the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. In drug-related cases, NCB summoned many actors such as Sara Ali Khan, Rakul Preet Singh, Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, and other Bollywood biggies.
Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty was arrested and was later released on bail. Her brother Showik Chakraborty is still under custody.
It is expected that NCB is going to make some more arrests as the case intensifies.