Mumbai: Director General of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Rakesh Asthana told ANI on Thursday that a team has been formed to investigate the case of Sushant Singh Rajput’s death and has been sent from Delhi.
DG NCB said that the investigation has been given momentum.
The NCB on Wednesday registered a case against actor Riya Chakraborty and others.
The NCB has registered a case under various sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, 1985 including section 27 which specifies punishment for consumption of any intoxicating substance or psychotropic substance and 29 which provides for punishment in case of abetment and criminal conspiracy.
According to the Director-General of NCB, a team from Delhi and Mumbai has been operating under the supervision of Deputy Director (NCB) KPS Malhotra who will investigate the case.
The Rajputs were found dead at their residence on 14 June.
(With ANI Inputs)