Aryan Khan to stay in jail till next hearing on Wednesday
Mumbai : Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's son was denied bail once again by the Mumbai sessions court, which means he will have to stay in jail till the next hearing. He has been arrested for his alleged involvement a drug-related case.
During the bail hearing, the Narcotics Control Bureau said that Aryan Khan is a regular consumer of drugs.
Additional Solicitor General Anil Singh, representing the central agency, referred to on-record statements to claim to the court that "he (Aryan Khan) used to consume it for the last few years".
In response Amit Desai, arguing for Aryan Khan, acknowledged the dangers of drugs, particularly on younger people, but stressed "whatever action is taken, it should be within the ambit of the law".
"... very important to remember we fought for freedom, we fought for the Constitution, to maintain freedom of people and their rights. We can't ignore rights and can't take action without law," he said.
The defence's case is that Aryan Khan did not have drugs on him when he was arrested.