Approaching court for bail, accused Rhea Chakraborty has said the alleged offence is bailable and there is threat for her life
Bengaluru: Actress Rhea Chakraborty who is in judicial custody for a 14-day period has come up with a new idea to seek bail.
She has now moved the NDPS court seeking bail.
“That during her custody Rhea was coerced into making self-incriminating confessions. Through an application made on Tuesday, Rhea has formally retracted all such incriminating confessions,” the plea said.
It further said, “Given that no drugs or psychotropic substances have been seized from her and the allegations if any would pertain strictly to small quantities the offence if any and that is bailable.”
She was arrested on day three of her interrogation by the Narcotics Control Bureau. Sources added Rhea Chakraborty admitted that she was consuming not just marijuana, but also hard drugs. The actor had earlier admitted ‘procuring drugs’ Along with her brother Showik, who has been arrested by NCB. This is another major disclosure made by her, apart from reportedly taking the names of Bollywood stars who were also consuming drugs.
Quoting sources, Republic TV also said that Rhea Chakraborty in her interrogation revealed that whenever she called Sushant's house help Dipesh Sawant and asked for drugs, it was not for her but for Sushant Singh Rajput and his friends. However, according to sources, she said at best she had smoked cigarettes. Rhea also revealed that through his brother Showik, she had met the alleged drug peddler Basit Parihar, who is currently in NCB's custody, on five occasions and that he used to visit their house.
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Last Updated Sep 9, 2020, 7:21 PM IST