Bollywood actress Mamta Kulkarni’s husband framed as kingpin in the India’s biggest drug seizure
Bollywood Actress Mamta Kulkarni is again grabbed the headlines in the media for all the wrong reasons. The matter is related with her husband Vicky Goswami who was named as the kingpin behind the major drug cartel which nabbed by Thane Police.
At first, Thane police has caught a Nigerian drug dealerÂ Sipren Chinassa with 500g of ephedrine. After the interrogation, he revealed few names which led the police to nail the ‘Avon Lifesciences Limited’ company director Manoj Jain. Police have so far arrested 8 persons in the case. The drug which seized after the raid is around Rs2,500 crore in the international market. After further investigation, they revealed the name of Vicky Goswami, who is controlling the whole drug cartel from Kenya.
“With the arrests made in the case and busting the international drug racket the US DEA chief Derek Odney met us and gave a letter of appreciation. He also acknowledged the fact that the drug cartel in the International market have faced a major setback,” said Param Bir Singh, Thane CP.
On condition of anonymity, a Crime Branch officer further explains the whole case. He said, “Members and directors of the company were directly connected to the Kenyan drug mafia king Vicky Goswami. Earlier, too, they had not disclosed the amount of drug that was being manufactured at the company. The accused were planning to arrange a unit at Mombasa in Kenya were they can turn ephedrine into methamphetamine which is costlier in the international market. ”
This is not the first time that Mamta Kulkarni husband has been charged with drug trafficking. In 1997, Vicky Goswami was arrested for drug trafficking in Dubai and was given 15 years of imprisonment. Soon after Vicky Goswami shifted to Kenya with her wife. He is currently released on bail in Kenya, in yet another drug related case.
His wife Mamta Kulkarni has worked in numerous Bollywood movies in the 90s era including huge hit ‘Karan Arjun‘.