The Narcotics Control Bureau is on its toes investigating the drug angle in Sushant Singh Rajput's death case. The investigation has led to the arrest of Rhea Chakraborty for reportedly procuring drugs for her late boyfriend Sushant Singh. Now, names of many A-listers who supposedly consume drugs are coming to light. After Sara Ali Khan, Rakul Preet Singh and others, Deepika Padukone's name has now emerged in the drug case. Her WhatsApp chats with manager Karishma Prakash allegedly talking about drugs in the year 2017 have been accessed by Times Now. After the report created a stir on social media, the actress is expected to release a statement soon.
As reported by Republic, it has been revealed that Deepika Padukone will soon share an official statement giving out her stand on the same. It has been further reported that the Narcotics Control Bureau is expected to summon Deepika Padukone sometime this week for questioning. Her manager Karishma Prakash has reportedly been summoned by the NCB for questioning.ALSO READ Identities Of D And K REVEALED: Deepika Padukone And Manager Karishma Were Discussing Drugs; Actress To Be Summoned This Week - REPORTS
In the chats that have come to light, reportedly, Deepika Padukone asked for 'maal' from Karishma. She later also clarified that by 'maal' she is talking about hash and not weed, as reported.
Other stars like Sara Ali Khan, Shraddha Kapoor and others are likely to be summoned too. Reportedly, the name of filmmaker Madhu Mantena too has come to light. Earlier, a video of Sara Ali Khan and Sushant Singh Rajput smoking at the Kai Po Che actor's Pawna farmhouse had also made its way to the media.