NCB grills Deepika Padukone in drugs case

Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau grilled Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone in connection with the probe in alleged Bollywood drugs nexus on Saturday.

The actress, who was summoned by the agency on Wednesday, arrived at the NCB guest house before 10 am.

Deepika denied consuming any drug during the NCB interrogation; however, she acknowledged her WhatsApp chats with her manager Karishma Prakash, which came to the fore during the investigation.

In the chats, Deepika allegedly asked for 'hash' and 'maal' from her manager.

According to NCB sources, Deepika accepted her WhatsApp drug chats after she was confronaated with Karishma.

When asked about the WhatsApp group, the actress said they were discussing about cigarettes and not drugs in the chats. Asianet Online