Arjun Rampal seeks time till December 21 to appear before NCB for interrogation


Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal was summoned by the Narcotics Control Bureau for investigation in the alleged Bollywood drug nexus. The actor had to appear before the NCB today. However, according to a media agency, Arjun has sought time till December 21 to appear for interrogation. 

ANI, on Twitter, wrote, "Actor Arjun Rampal seeks time till 21st December, to appear before Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB). NCB had summoned the actor today in a drug-related case probe." Arjun was earlier questioned by the investigating agency on November 13. His girlfriend Gabriella Demetriades was also interrogated for two days after the NCB officials raided their house on November 10. 

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During the interrogation, Arjun reportedly told the NCB officials that he has nothing to do with drugs. According to a leading daily, Arjun said, "I am fully cooperating with the investigation. I have nothing to do with drugs. The medicine found at my residence was prescribed. The prescription has been found and handed over."

Previously, Gabriella's brother Agisilaos Demetriades was arrested by the NCB. The agency, in connection to the ongoing drugs probe, arrested Agisilaos in October after they seized hashish and alprazolam tablets. After this, the couple came under the NCB's scanner.

(Source: ANI)