Sonali Phogat was given drug hours before death, say cops; 2 held | Goa News


PANAJI: Goa police on Saturday stated Haryana BJP member and TikTok star Sonali Phogat had been given a methamphetamine drug by her associates hours before she died. It arrested the proprietor of the shack Curlies, Edwin Nunes, and alleged drug peddler Dattaprasad Gaonkar on Saturday after meth was seized from a bathroom on the Anjuna shack throughout a search by police and state forensic science laboratory specialists whereas probing Phogat’s homicide.
Phogat aides Sudhir Sangwan and Sukhwinder Singh, arrested on Friday in connection along with her homicide, have been, in the meantime, remanded in police custody for 10 days by a neighborhood court docket. Folks have been stopped by police from accessing the primary flooring of Curlies, the place Phogat and the accused have been seen partying and the place she was given methamphetamine. Police claimed that Sangwan had bought the drug from Gaonkar.

Police stated 2.2gm of meth was discovered within the Curlies rest room on Friday night time, and that they arrested Nunes as a result of the drug was discovered there. “We have registered a narcotics case,” Anjuna PI Prashal Dessai stated. The drug had been saved there by Sangwan, police claimed.
In search of 14 days’ custody, Anjuna police instructed the court docket of the judicial Justice of the Peace first-class that they need to confirm whether or not the 2 males had supposed to commit the homicide, take over her properties and monetary property and finish her political profession, as alleged by Phogat’s brother, Rinku Dhaka, in his criticism.

Goa police claimed that in probe, Sangwan disclosed within the presence of police panchas that he, Phogat and Singh got here to Goa and have been staying at a Vagator resort. They then procured MDMA from the room boy. Sangvan and Singh paid Rs 5,000 and Rs 7,000, respectively. “All three of them snorted MDMA in the hotel and then proceeded to Curlies,” police instructed the court docket.

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