New Delhi, September 8
Hours after the Mumbai Police registered an FIR on the criticism filed by Rhea Chakraborty towards Sushant Singh Rajput’s sisters and others, senior advocate Vikas Singh representing the late actor’s household launched a scathing assault on the town police drive.
Speaking to media right here, Singh stated: “Today an FIR has been registers by the Mumbai Police. The Bandra Police station is like her second home. The FIR registered by the Bandra Police is a clear violation of the Supreme Court order.”
The Supreme Court final month closed all choices for the Mumbai Police to proceed the probe or register a prison case in future in reference to the unnatural loss of life of SSR.
“The right of registering the FIR with the Mumbai Police in this case was only for the 147 proceedings of the Mumbai Police which were already on. What Rhea is trying to say through this FIR should have been given by her to the CBI as a statement,” he added.
The Mumbai police on Tuesday registered the FIR towards Sushant Singh Rajput’s sisters Priyanka Singh and Meetu Singh, and a physician from Ram Manohar Lohia hospital in Delhi based mostly on a criticism filed by actor Rhea Chakraborty.
A case has been filed at Bandra police station beneath sections pertaining to dishonest, forgery, abetment to suicide, prison conspiracy and different sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act.
The senior advocate stated that the Mumbai Police has stuffed up the NDPS part as in the event that they needed to make her comfortable.
“This FIR is a clear violation of the Supreme Court proceedings. Moreover, there is another judgment which says that whenever an FIR is being registered against a Doctor, a medical team shall be constituted and only after that such a step can be taken,” Singh stated.
He added that if the criticism was bonafide and real, their assertion to CBI would have been a sufficiently big blow to the household of the late actor.
Earlier on Monday night time, Singh had intimidated that if the Mumbai Police takes this criticism ahead, he would “initiate a request for Contempt of court proceedings”.
“Mumbai Police shall not accept any such complaint as it would be a clear violation of the Supreme Court’s order. The order clearly prohibits any other agency apart from CBI from registering any new complaint in this case,” stated Singh whereas holding a press convention right here.
“This is a clear attempt to deflect the mind of the people and derail the probe. If the Bandra Police will take this complaint forward, we will initiate contempt proceedings,” he added.
Ordering a CBI probe into the matter, Justice Hrishikesh Roy within the apex court docket had stated, “While according approval for the ongoing CBI investigation, if any other case is registered on the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput and the surrounding circumstances of his unnatural death, the CBI is directed to investigate the new case as well.”
The high court docket had additionally famous that within the current case, the Mumbai Police has tried to stretch the purview of Section 174 with out drawing up any FIR and due to this fact, because it seems, no investigation pursuant to fee of a cognizable offence is being carried out by the Mumbai Police. IANS