Minnal Murali star Tovino Thomas feels Aryan Khan drugs case had a ‘political intent to tarnish…’
New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan’s son Aryan Khan was arrested in October last year in a drugs case and was released from jail on October 30 after a bail hearing. The complete debacle shook Shah Rukh’s fans and the Bollywood industry and many big stars from the tinsel town came out in support of the star kid.
Recently, Minnal Murali actor Tovino Thomas gave his two cents on the Aryan Khan controversy. According to him, he felt that there was a political intention to tarnish the reputation of Shah Rukh Khan and Aryan Khan.
When asked how Aryan Khan’s reputation was affected by the drugs case, he told Bollywood Hungama, “That was his intention. I think that was the intention, from what we know now, Shah Rukh Khan’s reputation There was a political intention to tarnish his son’s reputation, it looks like this. I am not saying this but it looks like this.”
Tovino is a prominent actor in the Malayalam film industry who made his debut in 2012 with the film ‘Prabhuvinte Makkal’. Later, he rose to fame with roles in films like ABCD, 7th Din and Ennu Ninte Moideen.
He was recently seen in the superhero film Minnal Murali which has won the hearts of the fans.
For the unversed, Aryan Khan, Merchant and Dhamecha were arrested by the NCB on October 3 and under relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act for conspiracy, possession, sale, purchase and illegal smuggling of banned substances. Case was registered.
The court in its order said that no objectionable substance was found with Aryan Khan and there is no dispute on this fact. Intoxicants were found illegally with the trader and Dhamecha, the quantity of which is believed to be small.
Aryan Khan came out of Arthur Road Jail on 30 October.