The Thane Police have named Former Bollywood actress Mamta Kulkarni as an accused in the Rs. 2,000 Cr ephedrine racket that was busted earlier this year. According to the police, few more people from Bollywood are being investigated for their connection with Mamta Kulkarni and her husband Vicky Goswami.
Paramveer Singh from Thane Police said that according to the new evidences, Mamta Kulkarni and her husband are also an accused and they will send a request to Interpol for red corner notice against Mamta Kulkarni through CBI. They are also verifying their bank accounts and investigation is going on.
Last year in April, Thane Police had seized total of 18.5 tonne of Ephedrine and 2.5 tonne of acetic anhydride. In this operation, ten accused have been already arrested.
Mr Singh added that this year in January, the key players of the drug racket had a meeting which was attended by Mamta Kulkarni, Goswami and their partner Dr. Abdullah, Manoj Jain, director of Avon Life sciences, and Jay Mukhi.