The Bombay High Court has extended interim protection from arrest to IRS officer and former NCB Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede. The protection has been given in a corruption and bribery case related to arrested of actor Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan in an alleged drug bust case. Furthermore, the CBI had earlier urged the HC to recall its earlier order granting interim protection to Wankhede.
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
In a major drug bust in Gujarat and Mumbai, the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) seized MD drugs estimated to be worth Rs 120 crore, informed officials, on October 7. With this, six persons were also arrested, including two suspected drug kingpins. A total of 50kgs of drugs were recovered, which were concealed in a godown in Mumbai. In Gujarat, a total of 10.350 Kg was recovered.