CBI points assertion in Sushant Singh Rajput demise case

On Monday, Maharashtra’s house minister Anil Deshmukh sought to know the standing of the Central Bureau of Investigation’s (CBI) probe, greater than six weeks after the company took up the investigation within the Sushant Singh Rajput demise case. 

Claiming that the probe has gone silent, the Maharashtra minister in his interplay with the media stated, “You all know that the investigation into the Sushant death case was being done very professionally by the Maharashtra Police and Mumbai Police. But it was abruptly handed over to the CBI. We eagerly want to know… Even the people are now asking whether Sushant died by suicide or if he was murdered. We want the details of the CBI probe to come out.”

Consequently, the CBI issued an announcement.

“The CBI is conducting a professional investigation related to the death of Sushant Singh Rajput in which all aspects are being looked at and no aspect has been ruled out as of date. The investigations are continuing,” CBI spokesperson R.Okay. Gaur stated.

The late actor’s case which was being probed by the Mumbai Police was transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation after the Supreme Court’s order to that route. The SC had requested Mumbai Police at hand over all proof collected within the case to CBI, making certain that there was no confusion in regards to the company being a sole authority to probe the thriller behind Rajput’s demise. While the CBI is conducting the general probe specializing in the actor`s demise, two other central companies, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) are probing the monetary and medicines angle that subsequently emerged.

So far, while the CBI and the ED are but to make any arrest in connection with their probe, the NCB appears to have made a head means by nabbing 20 individuals to this point. It can also be interrogating a number of distinguished Bollywood personalities similar to Deepika Padukone, Sara Ali Khan and Shraddha Kapoor in a medicine associated case. Those arrested embrace Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik, and 18 other drug peddlers, suppliers, merchants and so on. 

Sushant, 34, was discovered lifeless in his bed room at his Bandra flat on June 14.

(With inputs from IANS)

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