Mumbai, August 9
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) questioned Showik Chakraborty, brother of actor Rhea Chakraborty, for about 18 hours in reference to a cash laundering case linked to the dying of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, officers stated on Sunday.
Showik left the central investigative company’s workplace right here within the Ballard Estate space round 6.30 am after an in a single day questioning session that started round midday on Saturday.
Officials stated Showik’s assertion was recorded below the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) and he was requested about his private companies, revenue, investments and monetary dealings together with his sister and Rajput.
He was grilled by the company for just a few hours on August 7 as properly. On the identical day, his sister and prime accused within the case Rhea (28) was questioned by the company for the primary time for about eight hours.
Rhea and her father Indrajit Chakraborty have been summoned to seem earlier than the company once more on Monday.
Meanwhile, Shiv Sena chief Sanjay Raut on Sunday claimed “pressure tactics” have been getting used within the Sushant’s dying case and the problem was being politicised as a part of a conspiracy in opposition to Maharashtra. “It is wrong to see the unfortunate suicide of the actor from a political angle,” Raut stated in his weekly column “Rokhthok” within the celebration mouthpiece “Saamana”.
“If one wants to indulge in politicisation and pressure tactics, anything can happen in our country. It looks like the script of Sushant’s case was already written. Whatever has happened behind the curtains is a conspiracy against Maharashtra,” Raut stated. — PTI