Tribune News Service
New Delhi, August 19
The Supreme Court right now ordered a CBI probe into the unnatural loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, saying, “a fair, competent and impartial investigation” was the necessity of the hour.
Rejecting Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty’s plea, a Bench of Justice Hrishikesh Roy mentioned: “For the petitioner (Rhea) too, it will be the desired justice as she herself called for a CBI investigation. The dissemination of the real facts through unbiased investigation would certainly result in justice for the innocent, who might be the target of a vilification campaign.”
The high court docket held that registration of an FIR by Sushant’s father KK Singh and its subsequent switch to the CBI on the behest of the Bihar Government was proper. “It must be held that the Patna police committed no illegality in registering the complaint.” Rhea left Sushant’s place on June 8, barely six days earlier than his physique was discovered hanging at his Bandra home beneath mysterious circumstances.The Mumbai Police mentioned it was suicide and that the actor was affected by melancholy.
Giving approval to the continuing CBI probe, the highest court docket mentioned, “If any other case is registered on the death of the actor Sushant Singh Rajput and the surrounding circumstances of his unnatural death, the CBI is directed to investigate the new case as well.” As a single choose, Justice Roy selected to train extraordinary powers beneath Article 142 of the Constitution.