Mumbai, August 11
Late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s father Okay.Okay. Singh had tried to contact his son’s live-in associate Rhea Chakraborty to know the small print of his son’s ongoing medical therapy at the moment, WhatsApp messages shared with the media confirmed.
The actress, who’s now the prime accused within the demise case of Sushant, didn’t reply to any of the messages.
Besides Rhea, Sushant’s father additionally tried to attach along with his son’s former supervisor Shruti Modi and even she didn’t revert to him. Modi is a co-accused within the case filed by Singh at a Patna police station on July 25. She was additionally each Sushant and Rhea’s supervisor.
The ED and the CBI are probing the demise of the late actor, who was discovered hanging in his Bandra flat in Mumbai on June 14 on the grievance of Singh filed on the Rajeev Nagar police station. Sushant and his household hail from Purnea district in Bihar.
Both the businesses have taken over the probe on the premise of the Bihar Police FIR.
Singh in his message to Rhea at 12.34 p.m. on November 29 final yr requested her to share the small print of his son’s therapy.
In the message to Rhea, Singh stated: “Jab tum jan gaee ki hum Sushant ka papa hun to baat kyu nahi ki. Aakhir baat kya hai. Friend bankar uska dekhbhal aur uska elaj karba rahi ho to mera bhi farj banta hai ki Sushant ke bare me jankari mujhe bhi rahe. Esliye call kar mujhe bhi sari jankari do (When you have come to know that its Sushant’s father then why don’t you speak to me. What is the reason. If you are getting Sushant treated being a friend then it is also my responsibility to know the details. Therefore call me and share all the information).” The revelations come within the backdrop of standard questioning of Rhea and her members of the family in addition to Modi, and others related to Sushant by the ED.
The CBI on Monday visited the Faridabad residence of the late actor’s brother-in-law, O.P. Singh, who’s a prime police officer in Haryana. They recorded the assertion of Sushant’s father and sister in reference to the case.
According to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) sources, the members of the family have claimed that Sushant’s demise was not suicide however a homicide. However, the CBi officers remained tight lipped on the event.
The father had additionally tried to contact Modi, on the identical day he whatsapped Rhea, November 29, asking her to guide a flight ticket for Singh in order that he might come to Mumbai.
Singh wrote to Shruti Modi, 18 minutes earlier than messaging Rhea. In the message, he stated: “Mai janta hu ki Sushant ke sare karj aur use bhi tum hello dekhti ho. Wah abhi kis stithi me hai, iske liye bat karna chah rahe the. Kal Sushant se baat hui thi to usne kaha tha ki predominant bahut pareshan hu.
“Ab tum socho ki ek pita ko kitni chinta hogi uske liye. Esliye tumse bat karna chah raha tha. Ab tum bat nahi kar rahi ho to mai Mumbai jana chahta hu. Flight ka ticket bhej do. (which roughly translates into ‘I know you handle the expenses and other things of Sushant, and it was the reason why I wanted to speak to you. Wanted to know in which condition he is in. Yesterday I spoke to Sushant and he said that he was troubled. Now you can imagine being a father, how worried I must be for my son. It was the reason why I wanted to speak to you. And now when you are not speaking then I want to come to Mumbai. Send the flight ticket).” The ED has recorded the assertion of Rhea, her brother Showik and father Indrajit on Monday. Till date the ED has questioned Rhea twice, her brother’s Showik assertion thrice and her father Indrajit as soon as.
For the primary time on Tuesday, the ED has referred to as Sushant’s sister Mitu Singh to file her assertion with the company. A prime ED official stated that Mitu Singh might be recording her assertion later within the day.
The ED has additionally recorded the assertion of Rhea’s Chartered Accountant (CA) Ritesh Shah, Sushant’s CA Sandeep Sridhar, his home supervisor Samuel Miranda, his flatmate Siddharth Pithani.
Shruti Modi on Tuesday morning once more joined the ED probe. She has been questioned by ED twice earlier.
The ED had on July 31 registered a case on the premise of a Bihar Police FIR on his father’s grievance that Rs 15 crore was withdrawn or transferred from his son’s Kotak Mahindra Bank account.
The ED had registered a case underneath the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) in opposition to Rhea and her members of the family. Sushant’s father has accused Rhea of taking cash from his son and likewise threatening to reveal his medical stories to the media. The late actor’s household has additionally accused her of conserving him away from them.
The case was transferred to the CBI from the state police on August 6.
On Monday, Rhea had moved a recent plea within the Supreme Court, complaining that the media was unfairly holding a trial and saying her responsible. She additionally urged the highest courtroom to make sure that she will not be made a scapegoat of political agenda within the wake of the Bihar elections scheduled later this yr.
The plea additionally stated that she had no objection if the courtroom referred the matter to the CBI. The apex courtroom might be listening to the matter once more on Tuesday. IANS