Nagpur, July 17
There was no want for a CBI probe into the dying case of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput because the Mumbai police have been able to dealing with the matter, mentioned Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Friday.
The police have been additionally analyzing the angle of “business rivalry” within the case, he mentioned.
Rajput, 34, was discovered useless in his Bandra condo in Mumbai on June 14 and what the police claimed was a case of suicide. In the preliminary investigation, the Mumbai police had discovered that the actor was beneath medicine for despair.
On Thursday, Rajput’s buddy, actor Rhea Chakraborty, in a tweet, demanded a CBI inquiry to know what “pressures” prompted Rajput to take the acute step of suicide.
Chakraborty mentioned although she has “complete faith” within the authorities, a CBI inquiry would assist convey justice to the case.
Talking to PTI, Deshmukh mentioned the Mumbai police have been conducting an in depth inquiry into the actor’s dying and in addition recording statements of individuals involved.
“There was no need to give the case to the CBI. Our police officials are capable and doing the inquiry in right way. We are also examining the angle of business rivalry,” mentioned Deshmukh.
So far, the police have recorded the statements of greater than two dozen individuals, together with Chakraborty, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bollywood casting director Mukesh Chhabra and Rajput’s members of the family, as a part of a probe into the suicide, which jolted the Hindi movie trade.
Rajput starred in movies resembling ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’, ‘Raabta’, ‘Kedarnath’ and ‘Sonchiriya’. But his most outstanding position got here as cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni within the biopic, ‘MS Dhoni: The Untold Story’. PTI