Mumbai, August 6
The four-member Bihar Police staff, which was in Mumbai to research the case of actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise, left the town on Thursday, an official mentioned.
The police staff arrived right here on July 28 to probe the ‘abetment to suicide’ case registered by Rajput’s father in Patna in opposition to the late actor’s good friend Rhea Chakraborty and others.
After gathering proof and recording statements of almost 10 individuals, the Bihar Police personnel left the town on Thursday morning, the official mentioned.
During their keep in Mumbai, they recorded the statements of Rajputs sister, his former girlfriend Ankita Lokhande, director Rumi Jaffrey, the late actor’s flatmate Siddharth Pithani, his supervisor, prepare dinner, medical doctors amongst others, he mentioned.
The Bihar Police staff had additionally visited some banks to look into the monetary transactions constructed from Rajput’s accounts, he mentioned.
“We collected good evidence in connection with the case and the Mumbai Police also cooperated with us,” one of many officers from the staff mentioned.
Earlier, Patna City Superintendent of Police Vinay Tiwari, who got here to Mumbai on Sunday to oversee the probe being carried out by his state police staff, was quarantined by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation on the SRPF visitor home in suburban Goregaon.
The Supreme Court on Wednesday mentioned the reality behind the actor’s demise ought to come out, even because the Centre knowledgeable that it has accepted the advice of the Bihar authorities for a CBI probe within the matter.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and state Home Minister Anil Deshmukh have been saying that there isn’t any want handy over the case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), regardless of the stress mounting on them from varied quarters.
Rajput, 34, was discovered hanging from the ceiling of his house in suburban Bandra in Mumbai on June 14.
Mumbai Police had registered an Accidental Death Report (ADR) and an investigation is beneath method within the case.
Till now, the Mumbai Police have recorded statements of greater than 55 individuals, together with Rajput’s sisters, Chakraborty and another movie personalities.
Rajput’s father Ok Ok Singh final week lodged a criticism with Patna police in opposition to Chakraborty and her relations, accusing them of abetting the actor’s suicide.
The Patna police registered an FIR in opposition to Chakraborty and 6 members of her household beneath varied Indian Penal Code Sections, together with 341 (wrongful restraint), 342 (wrongful confinement), 380 (theft in dwelling home), 406 (prison breach of belief), 420 (dishonest) and 306 (abetment of suicide). PTI