Finally, king khan of Bollywood got a big relief. The name of Shahrukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan is not included in the charge sheet filed by NCB in the Mumbai cruise drugs case. Clean chit has been given to six people including Aryan Khan. Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan has been given a clean chit in the Mumbai cruise drugs case. Aryan Khan’s name is not included in the charge sheet filed by NCB. There is a charge sheet against only 14 people, 6 people have been released due to lack of evidence.
The anti-drugs agency has filed a 6,000-page charge sheet, naming 14 accused, after drugs were found in a raid on a cruise ship off Mumbai last year. Aryan Khan, 23, who was one of several people arrested following the raids in October, has not been named as an accused. 6 people including Aryan have been released due to a lack of evidence. Aryan Khan was arrested last year in connection with the Mumbai cruise drugs case.
NCB said in a statement, “Based on a tip-off, NCB-Mumbai apprehended Vikrant, Ishmeet, Arbaaz, Aryan, and Gomit at International Port Terminal, Mumbai Port Trust while Nupur, Mohak, and Munam on Cordelia cruise on October 2, 2021.” Barring Aryan and Mohak, all the accused were found with narcotics nearby. NCB said, “Initially, NCB-Mumbai investigated the matter. Later, a Special Investigation Team (SIT) under the chairmanship of Sanjay Kumar Singh, DDG (Operations) was constituted by the NCB Headquarters in New Delhi to probe the matter. The investigation of the case was taken over by the SIT on November 11, 2021.
Aryan Khan had spent more than three weeks in jail after he was arrested in the drugs case that dominated news headlines and polarised social media. The Narcotic Control Bureau had claimed Aryan Khan was a regular user and supplier of drugs. The charges were strongly denied by him and his lawyers who contended that no drugs were found on him during the raid.
Name of the accused arrested in this case:
1- Aryan Shahrukh Khan, 26 years
2-Arbaaz Merchant, 26 years old
3-Munmun Dhamecha, 28 years old
4-Vikrant Chhokar, 33 years
5- Mohk Jaiswal, 28 years old
6-Ishmit Singh, 33 years
7-Gomti Chopra, 28 years old
8-Nupur Satija, 29 years old
9-Abdul Kader Sheikh, 30 years old
10-Shreyash Nair, 23 years
11-Manish Rajgaria, 30 years
12-Avin Sahu, 30 years
13-Sameer Singhal, 30 years
14-Manav Singhal, 33 years
15-Bhaskar Arora, 33 years
16-Gopalji Anand, 35 years old
17-Achit Kumar, 22 years
18-Chinedu Igwe, 27 years old
19-Shivraj Harijan, 33 years
20-Okoro Ujeoma, 40 years old
The officer in charge of the investigation, Sameer Wankhede, was changed amid allegations of deliberately targeting Aryan Khan and even trying to blackmail the accused.