On behalf of Mamta Kulkarni, her lawyer told the court that Mamta’s bank accounts have been sealed. His fixed deposit amount has also been forfeited. Her sister’s treatment is getting interrupted. The petition also states that Annie’s sister should be allowed to open her sealed house in Andheri, Mumbai as it needs to be kept in a clean environment.
Five years ago, on April 14, 2016, the Crime Branch seized over 20 tonnes of ephedrine and 2.5 tonnes of acetic anhydride from a factory of a pharma company named Avon Life Science in Solapur, Thane and other places in Ahmedabad. The investigation found the names of Kenyan drug mafia Vicky Goswami and Mamta Kulkarni in the case. Vicky is also believed to be Mamta’s husband and investigation revealed that both were running a drug racket worth several crores together. Mamta Kulkarni is on the run since then.