Vivek Oberoi’s house in Mumbai was raided by the Bengaluru Police on Thursday within the Sandalwood medication case. The actor’s brother-in-law, Aditya Alva, is an accused within the case which entails medication being allegedly equipped to celebrities within the Kannada movie trade, popularly often known as Sandalwood.
Aditya, the son of former Karnataka minister late Jeevaraj Alva, has been absconding since he was accused of being part of the drug racket that features drug peddlers, rave get together organisers and Kannada celebrities.
Sandeep Patil, Joint Commissioner of Bengaluru Police, told NDTV, “Aditya Alva is absconding. Vivek Oberoi is his relative and we acquired some info that Alva is there. So we wished to verify. So a court docket warrant was obtained and Crime Department staff has gone to his home in Mumbai.”
It has been alleged that lots of the accused within the Sandalwood medication case attended rave events held at a farmhouse close to Hebbal Lake, owned by Aditya. These arrested within the case embrace Kannada actors Ragini Dwivedi and Sanjjanaa Galrani.
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In the meantime, the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) is conducting an investigation into a possible drug racket in Bollywood. The company stumbled upon the trade’s alleged drug hyperlinks whereas probing the medication angle within the loss of life of Sushant Singh Rajput.
Final month, the NCB issued summons to high actors together with Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor, Sara Ali Khan and Rakul Preet Singh. Their telephones have been seized by the company for additional investigation. Unconfirmed experiences recommend that the names of different Bollywood celebrities additionally got here up throughout the investigation.
Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty and her brother, Showik Chakraborty, have been arrested by the NCB final month for procuring medication. Whereas she was launched on bail earlier this month after spending practically a month in jail, his bail utility was denied.
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