Authorities are conducting raids in two more parts of Mumbai on information provided by the detainees. Several celebrities have been investigated in the past year alone as the Bureau of Narcotics Control takes action.
Famous Bollywood actresses Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor to Riya Chakraborty, actor Arjun Rampal, Bharti Singh and Harsh Limbasia were named. They were questioned by authorities.
Karan Johar, a well-known Bollywood director and producer, was recently issued a notice by the Narcotics Control Bureau in connection with a drug case. He was briefed by his lawyer.
Earlier in 2019, a video taken during a party hosted by Karan Johar went viral. People who saw the status of the celebrities in the video said that they had taken drugs. Following this, the authorities sent a notice to Karan Johar. But Karan Johar said there was no use of drugs at the party.
It is noteworthy that after the death of famous Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, the authorities are investigating several celebrities in connection with drugs.