In a big breaking news, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan in the Mumbai drug bust case on Cordelia Cruises' Empress ship. Besides Aryan, his friends Arbaaz Merchant and Munmun Dhamecha have also been arrested in connection with the raid.
As per the visuals, Aryan along with Arbaaz and Munmun were taken for medical examination by the NCB. Aryan has been arrested under Section 8C, 20B, 27 read with 35 of the NDPS Act.
Early today, it was reported that Aryan along with seven others was detained for interrogation. Arbaaz Merchant, Munmun Dhamecha, Nupur Sarika, Ismeet Singh, Mohak Jaswal, Vikrant Chhoker and Gomit Chopra were also being questioned.
Meanwhile, the Congress party has alleged that the raid conducted by the NCB on a cruise ship in Mumbai and subsequent action against some persons was an attempt to deflect attention from the "real issue" of the drugs seizure at Mundra port in Gujarat.