Mumbai, August 28
Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty, accused of abetting the suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, is being questioned by the CBI on the DRDO visitor home right here, an official mentioned.
This is for the primary time that Rhea Chakraborty (28) is being questioned by the CBI within the Sushant dying case.
She was summoned by the central company to look earlier than its probe workforce on Friday round 10.30 am, the official mentioned.
Rhea Chakraborty, Rajput’s girlfriend, left her residence round 10 am to succeed in the DRDO visitor home in suburban Santacruz, the place the probe workforce is stationed, he mentioned.
Before Rhea Chakraborty’s arrival, Rajputs buddy and flatmate Siddharth Pithani and supervisor Samual Miranda had reached the DRDO visitor home to hitch the investigation, the official mentioned.
The CBI workforce, which is within the metropolis because the final eight days to analyze the Sushant dying case, on Thursday recorded the assertion of her brother Showik Chakraborty. The recording of assertion lasted for greater than eight hours.
The CBI has to date questioned the late actor’s flatmate Pithani, cook dinner Neeraj Singh and home assist Deepesh Sawant, amongst others, as a part of its probe within the high-profile case.
Earlier, earlier than the CBI took over the probe, the Mumbai police had recorded the assertion of Rhea Chakraborty in reference to Rajput’s dying.
The Supreme Court final week upheld the switch of an FIR, lodged by Rajput’s father in Patna in opposition to Rhea Chakraborty and others for allegedly abetting his son’s suicide and misappropriating his cash, to the CBI.
The 34-year-old actor was discovered hanging on June 14 in his flat in suburban Bandra. PTI