Mumbai: On Monday, Bollywood Actor Shakti Kapoor’s son Siddhant has been detained by Bengaluru Police for allegedly consuming drugs at a party in the city on Sunday night. Siddhant is among the six people allegedly found to have consumed drugs, according to Bengaluru police.
According to police, the rave party was on at a posh hotel on the MG Road on Sunday night when a police team raided the place and arrested them. Samples of people suspected of having consumed drugs were sent for medical tests and Siddhanth’s sample was among six that turned positive.
The Deputy Commissioner of Police Dr Bheemashankar S Guled said, “It is confirmed that Bollywood actor Shakti Kapoor’s son Siddhant Kapoor took drugs. He tested positive for taking drugs in the blood test report. He’s one among six people to have consumed drugs Hence, he has been brought to Ulsoor police station.”
Police aldo said it was unclear whether they had consumed drugs at the hotel or had come to the party after taking drugs outside. As of now, the son of actor Shakti Kapoor, who is also the brother of actress Shraddha Kapoor is in police custody
Siddhanth Kapoor has acted in several Hindi films such as ‘Shootout at Wadala’, ‘Chehre’, Ugly’, etc. He has also worked as an assistant director in movies like, ‘ Bhool Bhulaiyaa’, ‘Chup Chup Ke’, ‘Dhol’, and ‘ Bhagam Bhag’.
In 2020, Siddhanth Kapoor’s sister Shraddha was questioned by the Narcotics Control Bureau in Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case over alleged possession of drugs. However, nothing substantial was proved.