On Wednesday, the court docket had denied bail to the celebrity’s son, observing that ‘on the face of it’, he was indulging in “illicit drug actions frequently”.
A particular court docket underneath the Narcotic Medicine and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act on Thursday prolonged the judicial custody of Bollywood celebrity Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan and others until October 30.
Aryan (23), who was arrested with just a few others on October 3 after the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) raided a Goa-bound cruise ship off the Mumbai coast and claimed to have seized medicine, together with charas, has been lodged in Mumbai’s Arthur Highway Jail.
On Wednesday, the court docket denied bail to the celebrity’s son, observing that ‘on the face of it’, he was indulging in “illicit drug actions frequently”. His WhatsApp chats additionally confirmed, prima facie, that he was in contact with drug peddlers, the court docket mentioned.
His legal professionals subsequently moved the Bombay Excessive Courtroom to problem the decrease court docket’s order. The HC on Thursday mentioned it could hear his bail plea on October 26.
Earlier within the day, the Bollywood star visited his son on the jail for the primary time in particular person since his arrest. The actor reached the jail situated in Mumbai Central round 9 am and left at 9.35 am, the official mentioned. Hours later, a staff of NCB officers visited the star’s Bandra residence, Mannat. The company mentioned it was associated to assortment of paperwork within the case and never a raid.
In the meantime, actor Ananya Panday appeared earlier than officers of NCB on Thursday after the central company allegedly got here throughout WhatsApp chats throughout its investigation in opposition to Aryan Khan. Ananya’s father Chunky Panday accompanied her to the NCB workplace situated at Ballard Property in south Mumbai, the place they reached round 4 pm. On the time of submitting the story, the questioning is underway.