A member of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) staff probing medicine angle in actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s loss of life case has examined optimistic for coronavirus on Wednesday following which questioning of the actor’s former supervisor Shruti Modi has been postponed, an official mentioned.
Shruti Modi reached the NCB workplace in south Mumbai round 10 am for questioning by the Special Investigation Team (SIT).
But, earlier than the probe staff might begin recording her assertion, the NCB acquired report of certainly one of its SIT members testing optimistic for coronavirus, the official mentioned.
The SIT member’s antigen take a look at got here out optimistic, he mentioned, including that different members of the probe staff may also be examined and all protocols shall be adopted.
“Accordingly, we sent back Shruti Modi who had joined the investigation in the morning,” he mentioned.
The NCB on Tuesday requested Shruti Modi and Sushant Singh Rajput’s expertise supervisor Jaya Saha to affix its investigation to get a greater image on some elements of the case. Jaya Saha will now be known as later, the official mentioned.
So far, the highest drug legislation enforcement company has arrested 18 individuals, together with Sushant Rajput’s buddy and actress Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik Chakraborty.
Earlier, statements of Shruti Modi and Jaya Saha have been recorded by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is individually probing the Sushant loss of life case.
They have been additionally questioned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Mumbai Police in reference to instances linked to the actor’s loss of life probe.
Chats of Jaya Saha with Rhea Chakraborty had come to gentle throughout the ED’s questioning, the official added.
Sushant Singh Rajput (34) was discovered hanging in his flat in Mumbai’s suburban Bandra on June 14.