Mumbai, August 1
The Bihar police workforce, which is right here to analyze an “abetment to suicide” case associated to the loss of life of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has up to now recorded the statements of six individuals, an official mentioned on Saturday.
The four-member Bihar police workforce arrived in Mumbai on Wednesday to probe the ‘abetment to suicide’ case registered in opposition to Rajput’s buddy, actress Rhea Chakraborty, and others in Patna.
“Till now, the police team from Bihar has met the late actor’s friends, colleagues and relatives. They have recorded the statements of six persons- Rajput’s sister, who stays in Versova, former girlfriend Ankita Lokhande, a cook, his friends and colleagues,” the official mentioned.
The police workforce can also be prone to query the members of Rajput’s workers, he mentioned, including that a few of them had been modified.
“They also gathered information about Rajput’s various bank accounts and also visited the banks to look into the financial transactions,” he mentioned.
The visiting workforce had on Friday gone to the Crime Branch workplace to submit an software looking for help from the Mumbai police in probing the case.
As numerous media individuals gathered on the spot, the Andheri police personnel took the officers of the Bihar police of their automobile for security.
A video of the Bihar police workforce being taken into the automobile surfaced on some social media websites and messaging apps with the netizens criticising the town police over their behaviour.
When requested about it, the official mentioned, “As it was situation of the protection of the Bihar police personnel, the town police put them in a van and dropped them at a secure place.
Krishna Kumar Singh (74), Rajput’s father, had lodged a criticism in opposition to Chakraborty and 6 others, together with her relations, for alleged abetment to suicide, in Patna on Tuesday.
The Patna case was registered below numerous IPC sections together with 341 (wrongful restraint), 342 (wrongful confinement), 380 (theft in dwelling home), 406 (legal breach of belief), 420 (dishonest) and 306 (abetment of suicide).
Singh accused Chakraborty, a budding TV and movie actor, of getting befriended his son in May 2019 with the intention of furthering her personal profession.
Rajput was discovered hanging in his suburban Bandra residence on June 14.
The Mumbai police, who’re already investigating the alleged suicide by the actor, have questioned a number of individuals from the movie business in reference to the case. PTI