These days, actor Shahrukh Khan's beloved Aryan Khan is in the news as well as NCB (Narcotics Control Bureau) Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede is also in limelight. In fact, the entire operation on which the cruise going from Mumbai to Goa was raided and in which many people including Shahrukh's son were arrested, that entire operation was led by Samir Wankhede, the zonal director of NCB. Sameer Wankhede is in the headlines after this raid.
In a recent statement, Sameer Wankhede said that he is not focusing on Bollywood stars, in the last 10 months, more than 300 people have been arrested in drug cases, but only the names of popular stars and star kids appear in the media. Let us tell you that it is said about Sameer Wankhede that he does not listen to anyone in front of work and is Singham in real life. Let us tell you who is the last Sameer Wankhede?
40-year-old Sameer Wankhede is a 2008 batch Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer. By the way, Sameer Wankhede has an old relationship with Bollywood because his life partner ie wife has worked in Bollywood films. Sameer Wankhede married actress Kranti Redkar in the year 2017. Kranti is a Marathi actress, she has worked in the 2003 film Gangaajal. Not only this, it is said that Wankhede is very fond of Bollywood films and cricket, but he never allowed this love to come in the way of his job.
Actress Kranti Redkar told many things about her husband in a conversation given to a well-known website. The actress said that her husband Sameer Wankhede has been very hardworking. He has already done many of his major operations and cases. This time he is involved in the investigation of drugs cases related to Bollywood, so it is getting more highlighted.
In the interview, Kranti Redkar said that her husband Sameer Wankhede does not reveal anything about any investigation related to the drugs case. Kranti said, 'Sometimes he gets so busy that he can't even sleep. He works 24x7 and sleeps barely 2 hours. When he is talking about a case on the phone, I never interfere or get involved. He carries out secret operations on a daily basis. He is not allowed to tell anything to the family about this. I give them all their space and never complains.
Sameer Wankhede is the father of 2 twins who are 3 years old. Sameer Wankhede may like to stay away from the limelight but his wife is active on social media. Let us tell you that before joining the NCB, he was also in the National Investigation Agency. He also worked in the Air Intelligence Unit. He is known for his outspoken attitude. He also worked in the customs department at the Mumbai airport. According to reports, Wankhede had caught singer Mika Singh with foreign currency.
Sameer Wankhede was the man who released the World Cup trophy in 2011 after paying duty from the Mumbai airport. Sameer Wankhede had to face big trouble last year. In November last year, Wankhede was allegedly attacked by a mob of 60 drug peddlers, in which several of their accomplices were seriously injured.
Wankhede came into the limelight when actor Sushant Singh Rajput died. Now Sameer Wankhede is investigating the drug angle in the Sushant Singh case too. It was he who spoke to Riya Chakraborty last year. Since joining NCB, Sameer Wankhede has been continuously working towards fulfilling the goal of making Mumbai drug-free. His team has seized drugs worth more than Rs 17,000 crore in the last two years alone.