patna, August 4
The Bihar Government on Tuesday advisable a CBI investigation into actor Sushant Singh Rajput loss of life case, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar stated.
“The state government has sent its recommendation for a CBI inquiry into the case filed by Sushant’s father KK Singh,” Kumar tweeted.
Earlier within the day, Kumar stated the federal government had determined to suggest a CBI probe after the deceased actor’s father gave his “consent” for it whereas speaking to the state’s police chief.
“The actor’s father spoke to the DGP and gave his consent for a CBI probe. Since he had lodged an FIR with the Bihar Police, we could not have recommended a CBI inquiry. Now that he has consented, I have asked the DGP to complete all formalities today and the government will send its recommendation today itself,” Kumar advised mediapersons earlier than the federal government despatched a request to the Centre for a probe by the premier investigative company.
Rajput’s father had on July 25 lodged a police criticism towards Rhea Chakraborty. Chakraborty’s lawyer Satishmane Shinde questioned the Bihar authorities’s determination. “There cannot be transfer of a case which had no legal basis to begin with for the Bihar Police to get involved. At the most, it would be a zero FIR which would then be transferred to Mumbai Police,” Maneshinde stated.
The SC is scheduled to listen to on Wednesday the plea of Chakraborty looking for switch of an FIR. — PTI
Two PILs filed in Supreme Court
- Two PILs had been filed within the Supreme Court on Tuesday looking for a CBI probe into the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput
- The PILs had been filed by BJP chief & lawyer Ajay Agrawal and Mumbai-based regulation pupil Dwivendra Devtadeen Dubey. TNS
‘Having friends in Bollywood no crime’
“Mud-slinging is being indulged in against me and Thackeray family for no reason. This is a kind of political stomach ache stemming from frustration. I share cordial rapport with many people in Bollywood and it is no crime.” —Aaditya Thackeray, Maharashtra minister