Mumbai Drug Bust Case: Aryan Khan, Defendant No. 1 by the OCN, he acquired drugs and was in contact with “some people abroad who appear to be part of an International Drug Network for the illicit acquisition of drugs,” the anti-drug agency said in the statement.
Aryan Khan and all the other defendants in the cruise drug case are connected and their roles cannot be separated, says the Bureau of Narcotics Control (NCB) in its response to a court that will decide on the bail request. of the son of Shah Rukh Khan.
Aryan Khan, the number one defendant by the NCB, obtained drugs and was in contact with “some people abroad who appear to be part of an International Drug Network for the illicit acquisition of drugs,” the anti-drug agency said in the statement. that he has not yet appeared in court.
All those arrested “are inextricably connected to each other” and “it is not possible to dissect the role, the participation of one defendant and that of the other,” says NCB.
“The ingredients of the conspiracy are clear and obvious,” says his response to the court, adding that “one of the plaintiffs cannot be considered in isolation.”
No drugs were found in Aryan Khan when anti-drug agency officers stormed a Mumbai cruise ship in disguise on October 3. But the OCN says that doesn’t undermine its role.
“Although some defendants do not recover or recover a small amount of contraband, the participation by acts and omissions of such people who have acted in a concerted manner, the conspiracy in the commission of crimes constitutes the basis of this investigation,” he said. the statement.
The situation was such that “the amount of an individual defendant’s recovery becomes inconsequential.”
Aryan Khan, 23, was arrested along with his friend Arbaaz Merchant and six other people after the drug bust on the ship.
His attorneys, while seeking bail, have repeatedly insisted that no drugs were found on him, but the agency says it has evidence that he used to obtain them. The OCN says: “Defendant # 1 has a role when it comes to the illicit acquisition and distribution of contraband.
It was revealed prima facie that Aryan Khan used to obtain contraband from Defendant # 2 (Arbaaz). Defendant # 2 (Arbaaz). No. 2 from whose conscious possession (shoes) 6 grams of charas were recovered. Aryan and Arbaaz have partnered closely. “