Patna, August 3
Bihar DGP Gupteshwar Pandey on Sunday charged that Vinay Tiwari, the IPS officer from Patna who’s in Mumbai to probe a case associated to Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise, has been “forcibly quarantined” by civic authorities within the metropolis.
Tiwari is heading a Bihar Police crew, which is in Mumbai to analyze an “abetment to suicide” case on the idea of a grievance filed by the late actor’s father in Patna.
“IPS officer Vinay Tiwari reached Mumbai today from Patna on official duty to lead the police team there but he has been forcibly quarantined by BMC officials at 11 PM today,” Bihar Director General of Police (DGP) Pandey tweeted.
“He was not provided accommodation in the IPS mess, despite request, and was staying in a Guest House in Goregaon,” he stated.
Rajput, 34, was discovered hanging from the ceiling of his Bandra residence on June 24 final.
Last month, Rajput’s father lodged an FIR right here of abetment to suicide naming actress Rhea Chakraborty, stated to be near the deceased Patna-born actor, and her members of the family as accused. Tiwari was posted because the City SP (East) in Patna.
The Mumbai Police, which can also be probing the demise case, have up to now recorded statements of practically 40 folks, together with these from Rajput’s household, his prepare dinner and other people from the movie business that embody filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, movie critic Rajeev Masand, director-producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali and filmmaker Aditya Chopra. PTI