Arrested on October 3, Aryan Khan is currently under the custody of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) at Mumbai’s Arthur Road jail in the Mumbai cruise drugs case.
The case witnessed a new twist on Sunday with one of the witnesses in the case filing an affidavit alleging the NCB of getting into the deal worth Rs 18 crore. However, the anti-drug agency has denied any wrongdoings saying that the claims are baseless and it is an attempt to defame the agency.
The Mumbai cruise drug case has seen revelations and unanticipated chores of events including Aryan Khan’s arrest. Here are the highlights of Starkid Aryan Khan in jail:
Aryan Khan’s bail application has been rejected twice until now:
The sessions court in Mumbai rejected Aryan Khan’s bail application on October 20. Aryan’s lawyer then applied for his bail in the Bombay High Court. The hearing for which is scheduled to be heard on October 26 in the High Court.
Shah Rukh Khan reached Arthur Road jail to meet his son, Aryan Khan
On October 21, Shah Rukh Khan dropped by Arthur Road jail to meet his son. Aryan and Shah Rukh Khan met in a cabin built in the jail. They talked with each other with the help of the intercom. The two had a 16 to 18 minutes long conversation. The father-son duo was reportedly spotted getting emotional on meeting each other.
Aryan Khan issues religious books in jail
The current developments of his case have taken a toll on his mental state, to distract his mind, Prison officials advised Aryan to read the books. He has issued two books from jail, one of them is ‘Golden Lion’ and another book is based on Ram Sita. The Golden Lion is written by Wilbur Smith and Giles Christ, the book was published in 2015.
Aryan Khan’s eating habits in jail
According to Shravan Nadar, a former prisoner who was released from Arthur Road jail on October 16, Aryan had just drunk jail tea on the first day. He was the one who gave the tea. Other than that he does not eat anything special. He takes biscuits and chips from the canteen. For his meals, he eats biscuits dipped in water. He drinks water taken from the canteen, not from the prison.
Shravan was in the same barracks where Aryan Khan is kept. It was Shravan’s duty to feed the Aryan he said.