On October 20, 2021, as reported in Times Of India the special NDPS court has rejected the bail plea of Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan in drug on cruise case. The court had not provided any relief to the superstar's son even on this instance and has extended his stay in Arthur Road jail. After the verdict, Aryan's legal team said they would now move the Bombay High Court, according to a report published in The Times Of India. This decision of the court has got Bollywood celebs reacting to it; they have expressed their disappointment over it. Director Rahul Dholakia, actress Swara Bhasker, Kamya Panjabi took to their social media accounts and have expressed their shock on Aryan Khan’s bail plea rejection.
Raaes' director Rahul Dholakia tweeted, "Outrageous !!! You are saying there is a “possible” connection to his “international” racket based on “WhatsApp” chat recovered from his phone, that you confiscated on a “bust” where he “had nothing” ?And you have been fishing for days and yet not found anything? #FreeAryanKhan” The Veere Di Wedding actress expressed being shocked with this latest decision on Aryan Khan. Swara Bhasker wrote, “Stunning abdication of law.. by those charged with upholding the rule of law! #AryanKhanBail #AryanKhan #AryankhanDrugsCase'.”
TV actress Kamya Panjabi too come in support of Aryan, she Tweeted, “If #NCB has the drug peddlers number, why doesn’t NCB figure out from their chat and call the source or the distributor and arrest them? Keep them in jail and interrogate if you really want India to be free from” and “What has happened to our Judiciary system?Aam janta trusts our judiciary system as they are a neutral body and hence not supposed to be biased.This is harassment n a one sided opinion.There are so many other ways to interrogate, like house arrest,etc. why keep in Jail?”
The social media platform has witnessed a hashtag, #FreeAryanKhan with many netizens supporting the superstar in his tough times.
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