Former Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB) Mumbai zonal director Sameer Wankhede, who was booked by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in an alleged bribery probe within the drugs-on-cruise case involving Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan, has claimed that he and his household have been receiving threats within the identify of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim.
In keeping with sources, Mr Wankhede instructed Mumbai Police that he was receiving threats by means of a pretend Twitter account. He additionally apprised the police of who could be accountable if he or his household have been attacked, stated sources.
Sources stated Mr Wankhede knowledgeable senior officers of Mumbai Police after receiving the menace.
Additional investigation is underway.
Sameer Wankhede has been booked by the CBI for allegedly demanding Rs 25 crore as a bribe for not framing Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan within the drugs-on-cruise case.
Earlier, the NCB sources stated that Sameer Wankhede violated the conduct guidelines by producing conversations he had with actor Shah Rukh Khan over Aryan Khan’s arrest within the drugs-on-cruise case.
“Sameer Wankhade giving chats within the court docket is towards the conduct guidelines of NCB. How an investigating officer can have such chats with the household of the accused?” sources within the NCB stated.
The NCB sources additional claimed that Mr Wankhede didn’t present the telephone by means of which he was chatting with Shah Rukh Khan and, he additionally tried to scare a senior official of the NCB when he took over the case.
Mr Wankhede had approached the Bombay Excessive Courtroom towards the CBI motion towards him, from the place he was granted safety from arrest until Might 22.
The Excessive Courtroom prolonged aid to Sameer Wankhede until June 8.
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