Rhea Chakraborty was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau for her involvement in the drugs angle in Sushant Singh Rajput death case. The actor was transferred to the Byculla women’s prison yesterday. Now according to the latest buzz, the prison also has Indrani Mukerjea who is also facing a trial for a murder case.
For the unversed, Indrani Mukerjea is under trial for the murder of her daughter Sheena Bora. Mukerjea with time has become quite a popular name in the Byculla prison. She has been vocal about the wrongdoings. She has even led protests in jail after the death of an inmate in 2017. It is said that she meets every new prisoner personally when they come in on the first day.
As per India Today, a source has revealed that Rhea Chakraborty has been kept in the general barrack where the new prisoners are kept before allotting a barrack. The Jalebi actor was checked by the jail doctor. The doctor, after testing her blood pressure, sugar and pulse announced that she has no severe health issues.
After the check-up, Rhea Chakraborty’s belongings were kept outside, and only essentials were handed over to her in a polythene bag. She was supposed to be handed a barrack by evening. For the once unaware, Byculla women’s prison has six barracks, and each has a capacity of 40 to 50 people at a time.
While the source revealed that Rhea Chakraborty would not be kept in the same barrack as Indrani Mukerjea, the jail authorities will take the decision. The actor is a prime suspect in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case. The late actor was found hanging in his Mumbai apartment on June 14.