Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede said Khan was arrested after his detailed interrogation whole day.
The arrest follows the seizure of a large quantity of 200 kgs Ganja from one courier at Bandra West last week.
In the follow-up operation, huge stash of imported strains of Ganja was recovered from the residence of one Karan Sajnani at Khar.
Sajnani, along with two other sisters – Rahila Furniturewala, Shaista Furniturewala and Mr. Ramkumar Tiwari of Muchhad Paanwala, were arrested under the provisions of the NDPS Act and produced in the court.
During their investigations, the role Sameer Khan, a resident of Bandra also came to light, and after his questioning he was arrested late tonight.
Wankhede said that follow up action and investigation are underway.
Following the news of Khan being questioning by the NCB, former BJP MP
Now DAMAD of NCP Minister under investigation of Narcotics Control Bureau, involvement in Drug Scam @Dev_Fadnavis… https://t.co/KjaQTDHGj9
— Kirit Somaiya (@KiritSomaiya) 1610516297000
In the next tweet, he asked the NCP leader to break his silence and speak. He said, “Nawab Malik Javab Do (answer please)!!”