Actor Shakti Kapoor’s son, Siddhant, has been arrested for allegedly consuming medicine throughout a celebration at a Bengaluru lodge, the police mentioned immediately.
Appearing on a tip-off, police performed a raid on the Park Lodge the place a celebration was hosted, and despatched samples of round 35 visitors for medical exams. Six visitors examined optimistic for consuming medicine of their take a look at stories. Mr Kapoor was considered one of them, officers mentioned.
Sidhhant Kapoor was invited as a DJ on the celebration. In addition to Mr Kapoor, 5 extra individuals have been arrested.
“A complete of six individuals have been arrested together with Siddhant Kapoor after they examined optimistic for consuming medicine. They’ve all been charged below the Narcotic Medicine and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act,” mentioned Bheemashankar S Guled, District Normal of Police, East Division.
Mr Guled mentioned all six of them might be produced earlier than a court docket later immediately.
It was, nonetheless, unclear whether or not they had consumed medicine on the lodge or had come to the celebration after taking medicine outdoors, officers mentioned.
Earlier, Siddhant’s sister Shraddha Kapoor was questioned by the Narcotics Management Bureau in 2020 over alleged possession of medication.