Armaan Kohli's name emerged during the interrogation of a peddler Ajay Raju Singh who was arrested, as part of the NCB's all-out war against the drugs mafia.
The federal anti-narcotics agency, that functions as the apex national body on drugs and narcotics issues, had its last regular DG in IPS officer and current Odisha DGP Abhay who left the post on July 4, 2019.
Currently, Iqbal, who is lodged in Thane Jail for extortion cases, is being interrogated at the NCB Mumbai office, after his name allegedly cropped up during investigations into various drugs cases being probed by the central agency in the past one year.
The NCB on Sunday questioned two former domestic workers of Sushant Singh Rajput in a drugs case linked to the Bollywood actor's death last year at its Mumbai zonal office, an official said.
In a major action, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday said that it has arrested Sidharth Pitani, flatmate of late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput in a drug related case.
Mumbai: In a significant development, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) filed a whopping nearly 12,000-paged charge sheet against 33 accused persons, including film actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik and others in the Bollywood-drugs mafia probe case arising out of the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, officials said here on Friday. The charge sheet, […]
Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) which registered two cases in connection with the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput after a letter from Enforcement Directorate (ED) is likely to file a charge sheet against 33 people, including his girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik in a court here, sources said. According to […]
Mumbai: In a mega action against the drug cartel in Mumbai, the Narcotics Control Bureau has found the links of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar after the agency busted a drugs factory in Mumbai’s Dongri, which was being operated by Karim Lala’s grandson Chinku Pathan. An NCB official related to the probe, requesting anonymity […]
Mumbai: A day after the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik’s son-in-law Sameer Khan, the drug law enforcement agency sleuths on Thursday swung into action and carried out searches at his residence here and other locations in connection with a drug related case. According to sources, several teams of NCB swung into […]
Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has issued summons to Mumbai’s famed ‘Muchhad Paanwala’ in connection with the ongoing probe into various drugs cases, NCB Regional Director Sameer Wankhede said here on Monday. The development follows the revelation of Muchhad Paanwala’s name as an alleged customer, during the interrogation of an arrested British national Karan […]
Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau has arrested an absconding accused in a drugs case linked to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death and also seized a contraband worth Rs 2.5 crore during raids in Mumbai, an NCB official said on Wednesday. The NCB official claimed it is the “biggest seizure” of drugs in the case linked […]
Mumbai: Nearly three months since his arrest, Showik Chakraborty, the brother of Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, was granted bail by a Mumbai Special Court here on Wednesday. Showik, 24, was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in a drugs related case on September 4, as part of the investigations into the death of actor […]
Mumbai: In a shocker, some drug peddlers stopped a team of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) sleuths when they went to carry out a raid at a location in Goregaon suburb, officials said here on Monday. The incident occurred late on Sunday when the two-member NCB team was heckled and stymied by a menacing mob of […]
Mumbai: After comedy queen Bharti Singh, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested her husband and comedian Haarsh Limbachiyaa early on Sunday, for alleged possession and consumption of a banned drug, Marijuana, a top official said. The arrest came a day after Bharti’s arrest in the same case late on Saturday, stunning the entertainment world. Both Bharti […]
Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) late on Saturday arrested comedian Bharti Singh for alleged possession and consumption of banned drugs after NCB raided her home and office this morning. Meanwhile, her husband Harsh Limbachiya is being quizzed by the officials. NCB raided production office & house of comedian Bharti Singh & from both the […]
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal on Friday deposed before the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in a drugs related case, sources said. Rampal, who was summoned for questioning in a drugs case reached the NCB office around 11.10 a.m. He will be questioned about his contacts with drug peddlers and the drug usage, sources said. The […]
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal’s girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades appeared before the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) here on Wednesday as part of its probe into alleged drug use in Bollywood, an official said. Gabriella reached the NCB’s zonal office at Ballard Estate in south Mumbai in her car just before 12 noon to join the investigation, […]
Mumbai: Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone’s manager Karishma Prakash, who is being probed by the Narcotics Control Bureau in a drugs-related case in connection with Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, has been “untraceable” after she was summoned by the NCB for questioning, officials said on Monday. “It is true that Prakash has gone untraceable after being summoned […]
Mumbai: In another major development in a drug case related to death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Sunday arrested the brother of actor Arjun Rampal’s girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades. According to NCB officials privy to the probe, the drug law enforcement agency has arrested Agisilaos Demetriades. The NCB official […]
Bhubaneswar: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday seized 700 kg of ganja (dry cannabis) from near Godipada toll gate on Bhubaneswar – Khordha road. The estimated market value of the seized contraband is stated to be around Rs 50 lakh. Sources said the truck was illegally transporting the banned material from Andhra Pradesh to […]
Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Wednesday refuted claims about clean chit given to Bollywood divas Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan, and others questioned in connection with the drugs case surrounding the death Sushant Singh Rajput, saying such reports are “devoid” of “truth and facts”. “The news article mentioning that the drugs […]
New Delhi: Rhea Chakraborty is an active member of a drug syndicate connected with high society personalities and drug suppliers, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has submitted in court. With several high profile Bollywood personalities being investigated by NCB, the enforcement body has now said clearly that “high society personalities” are involved with a drug […]
Mumbai: A Mumbai court on Sunday remanded Kshitij Ravi Prasad, who was earlier hired as an executive producer by a firm of filmmaker Karan Johar, in the NCB’s custody till October 3 following his arrest in a drugs case linked to Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death. Prasad had joined Dharmatic Entertainment (a sister concern […]
Mumbai: With the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) questioning several top Bollywood divas as part of its investigation into the drug angle in actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, the drug law enforcement agency’s chief Rakesh Asthana arrived in Mumbai on Sunday to take stock of the probe. According to NCB sources, Asthana, who flew from Delhi […]
Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday confirmed that the agency is not probing the alleged ‘drug party’ video posted by Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar, adding that their focus is on the drug-related investigation surrounding the death of Sushant Singh Rajput. The video was posted on July 28, 2019, by Johar that shows several […]