MUMBAI || A day that started with searches by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) at the residences of actor Rhea Chakraborty and late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's aide Samuel Miranda, ended with the arrest of both Rhea's brother Showik and Miranda.
NCB Deputy Director Operations K P S Malhotra, who is leading the probe team told journalists that the houses of Showik and Miranda were being searched as a "procedural" action. Showik and Rhea Chakraborty live in the same house.
Another senior official said the agency is looking to gather additional evidence and some documents have been seized by the search teams. They said both Showik and Miranda were handed over summons to join the investigation during the search.
Ever since the drug angle came to the fore, the NCB has arrested two alleged drug dealers - Zaid Vilatra, and Abdel Basit Parihar, operating in Mumbai and detained Kaizan Ibrahim.