Mumbai, September 7
Actress Rhea Chakraborty, who’s accused of abetting the suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has filed a criticism with Mumbai Police, accusing Rajput’s sister Priyanka Singh and a Delhi-based physician of forgery and getting ready a “fake” prescription of medicines for anxiousness.
In her criticism despatched to the Bandra police right here on Sunday, Chakraborty sought that Priyanka Singh and Dr Tarun Kumar, working with Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital in Delhi, be booked beneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code for forgery, the Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act and the Telemedicine Practice Guidelines.
The 28-year-old actress in her criticism mentioned Rajput was recognized with bipolar dysfunction and was present process therapy for varied different psychological well being points.
However, Rajput was not disciplined in following the therapy and would usually abruptly cease his medicines, she additional mentioned within the criticism.
“On June 8, 2020, Rajput showed me the messages he and his sister Priyanka had exchanged in which Priyanka sent him a list of medicines to take. I explained to Rajput that he has already been prescribed medicines by doctors who are treating him,” Chakraborty mentioned in her criticism.
“He (Rajput), however, disagreed with me and insisted that he would only take the medicine his sister was prescribing,” she mentioned.
On the identical day, Rajput requested Chakraborty to go away the home as his sister Meetu Singh was coming to stick with him for a number of days, in keeping with the criticism.
“It has now come to light that Rajput on June 8 told his sister Priyanka that he would not be able to obtain the said medicines without a prescription. His sister Priyanka subsequently on the same day sent him a prescription signed by one Dr Tarun Kumar, working with the Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital in Delhi,” the criticism mentioned.
“Prima facie, the prescription appeared to be fabricated. The medicines prescribed by the doctor are prohibited from being prescribed electronically without consultation with the patient,” Chakraborty mentioned within the criticism.
“Rajput died just a few days after he obtained the prescription, wherein he was unlawfully prescribed psychotropic substances at the behest of his sister Priyanka and the doctor Tarun Kumar,” she mentioned.
Rajput, 34, was discovered hanging in his residence in suburban Bandra on June 14 following which the Mumbai Police had lodged an Accidental Death Report (ADR).
On July 25, Rajput’s father KK Singh lodged a criticism with Patna police in opposition to Rhea Chakraborty, her mother and father Indrajit and Sandhya Chakraborty, her brother Showik Chakraborty, the late actor’s former supervisor Shruti Modi and his home supervisor Samuel Miranda.
He accused them of dishonest and abetting his son’s suicide. He additionally claimed that the accused individuals had siphoned off Rs 15 crore from his son’s financial institution accounts.
Based on this allegation, the Enforcement Directorate is probing cash laundering costs.
The FIR lodged by Patna police was later transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) is probing medication angle within the case. PTI