Mumbai: Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal was today questioned by the NCB in a drug case. The actor was interrogated for seven hours by the NCB. While the agency was interrogating the actor, a foreign friend of his was arrested. An official provided information about the arrest.
Responding to questions from reporters after the interrogation, the actor said, “It is wrong to tarnish the reputation of an innocent person.” I have nothing to do with drugs. But what the NCB is doing about this case is right. ”
The actor said that in the cases being investigated by the NCB, the NCB has also been convinced that it has nothing to do with the case.
Arjun Rampal said, “I have a prescription for the medicine I got from my house which has been handed over to the investigation team.” I am cooperating with the team regarding the investigation of this case.
Rampal was summoned by the Central Agency on Wednesday. Rampal reached the zonal office of the NCB at Ballard Estate in south Mumbai at 11 am today. Rampal’s foreign friend Paul Gayard has been arrested by the NCB, the official said. Gayard was arrested Thursday by an NCB team, the official said. Earlier, the NCB interrogated Rampal’s girlfriend Gabriela Demetriadis for two consecutive days.
The agency issued summons to Rampal and Demetrides on Monday after searching the actor’s Bandra residence. Rampal’s driver was also questioned by the agency along with seizing electronic equipment such as laptops, mobile phones and tablets.