After Aryan Khan’s controversy arrest by the Narcotics Control Bureau on October 4, the investigating agency carried out several follow up operations and made further arrests after seizing various amounts of banned substance from different people across the city.
According to the latest update from the NCB, the investigating agency has revealed that they have arrested 8 people, namely Shreyas Surendra Nair, Manish Rajgaria, Avin Sahu, Gopal Jee Anand, Samir Sehgal, Manav Singhal and Bhaskar Arora and seized 2.5 gram of ecstasy, 54.3 gram of Mephedrone, small quantity of Charas & Hydroponic Weed at Multi strain Cannabis and Marijuana from their possessions.
The NCB team carried out three raids on October 4 and one on October 5. Revealing details of the same, the investigating agency shared that after preliminary interrogation of the accused Mohak Jaswal, a team of NCB Mumbai conducted a raid at Jogeshwari and intercepted one person with 2.5 gram of ecstasy & 54.3 gram (commercial quantity) of Mephedrone in his possession. Their second operation was based on the preliminary interrogation of accused Ishmeet Singh Chadha. A follow up operation was launched at Goregaon, Mumbai by the team of NCB Mumbai and intercepted Shreyas Surendra Nair along with small quantity of Charas. In follow-up operations NCB Mumbai intercepted Manish Rajgaria who was invited as guest in the ship and recovered small quantity of Hydroponic Weed @ Multi strain Cannabis. NCB Mumbai also arrested Avin Sahu who sailed in the Ship/Cruise Cordelia on consumption charges October 4.
On October 5, the NCB arrested four more people in the case, namely, Gopal Jee Anand, Samir Sehgal, Manav Singhal and Bhaskar Arora, all of who belong to an Event Management Company.