BENGALURU: Actor Shakti Kapoor’s son Siddhant Kapoor on Tuesday appeared before the police here in a case related to drug abuse.
Five people, including Siddhant Kapoor, were arrested on Monday for allegedly consuming drugs during a party at a hotel in Bengaluru.
During interrogation, Siddharth Kapoor told the police that someone had given him cigarettes along with alcohol and drugs. He also told investigators that he didn’t know about the drugs.
Siddhant Kapoor claimed that his drink contained drugs and he was not aware of it. He told the police that he had gone to Bengaluru several times to attend parties as a DJ. This was the fourth time that He had left the hotel. Where he was arrested. We have got the guest list and suspects will be called for questioning,” said Bhimashankar Guled, DCP (East).
Police said Siddhant Kapoor also said that he has many friends in Bengaluru. The police have confiscated the mobile phones of Siddhant Kapoor and four other accused arrested along with him and sent them for data retrieval.
Police is also probing from the angle of intoxication. A notice has been sent to the owner of the luxury hotel and the organizers of the rave party. Representatives of the event management company are also being called for questioning.
The police have arrested Siddhant Kapoor along with Akhil Soni, Business Manager of Mind Fire Solutions, Harjot Singh, an industrialist, Hani, a digital marketing entrepreneur and Akhil, a photographer.
Police seized 7 grams of MDMA crystals and 10 grams of marijuana after raiding a rave party at The Park in Bengaluru late on Sunday night.
According to the police, the medical test confirmed the use of cocaine by Siddhant Kapoor and other accused.