Mumbai, July 26
Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt will file his assertion with the Mumbai Police within the subsequent couple of days in reference to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide case, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh mentioned on Sunday.
Besides him, producer-director Karan Johar’s supervisor has been referred to as to file the assertion and if wanted, Johar himself might be requested to take action, the minister mentioned.
“Mahesh Bhatt will record his statement in a day or two,” Deshmukh advised reporters.
The police are investigating allegations that skilled rivalry, in addition to medical despair, drove the actor to suicide.
“Summons has also been sent to actor Kangana Ranaut, asking her to record her statement,” the minister mentioned.
After Rajput’s suicide at his condominium in Mumbai final month, Ranaut had lashed out at nepotism and cartels in Bollywood, alleging that he was its sufferer.
According to police, Ranaut is at the moment in Manali.
Deshmukh mentioned that police have up to now recorded statements of 37 folks in reference to the case.
They embrace director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, filmmaker and Yash Raj Films (YRF) chairman Aditya Chopra and movie critic Rajeev Masand.
The “Chhichore” actor, 34, was discovered hanging at his condominium in Mumbai on June 14.
Rajput starred in movies comparable to “Shuddh Desi Romance”, “Raabta”, “Kedarnath” and “Sonchiriya”. But his most outstanding function got here as cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni within the biopic- “MS Dhoni: The Untold Story”. PTI