The Bihar authorities had referred the matter to the CBI even because the Mumbai Police is probing the principle case associated to alleged suicide by the actor
New Delhi: The CBI has taken over investigation into the Sushant Singh Rajput dying case from the Bihar Police after re-registering an FIR of alleged felony conspiracy and abetment to suicide in opposition to his rumoured girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, officers mentioned Thursday.
The case will likely be probed by a particular investigation crew beneath Superintendent of Police Nupur Prasad and will likely be supervised by DIG Gagandeep Gambhir and Joint Director Manoj Shashidhar, each senior IPS officers from the Gujarat cadre, they mentioned.
The company acted swiftly on a reference from the federal government in Bihar, the house state of 34-year-old Rajput, the place his household had lodged an FIR in opposition to Chakraborty, they mentioned.
The Patna police had registered the FIR beneath IPC sections associated to alleged felony conspiracy, dishonest and abetment to suicide, amongst others.
The case has gone to the CBI on a reference from the Bihar authorities which has been forwarded to the company by the central authorities.
A state authorities can’t give a case to the CBI. It is routed via the Department of Personnel and Training, the nodal ministry for the CBI.
Seeing anguish over the dying of Rajput in Bihar, which fits to meeting polls later this 12 months, the state referred the matter to the CBI even because the Mumbai Police is probing the principle case associated to alleged suicide of the 34-year previous actor.
The Maharashtra authorities has raised objection to the transfer as Bihar doesn’t have jurisdiction to begin a probe in a distinct state.
The Mumbai Police had registered an Accidental Death Report (ADR) and an investigation is underway within the case. Till now, the police in Mumbai have recorded statements of 56 individuals, together with Rajput’s sisters, Chakraborty and another movie personalities.
The Mumbai police has recorded the statements of Bollywood administrators like Aditya Chopra, Mahesh Bhatt and Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
Rajput, aged 34, was discovered hanging from the ceiling of his residence in suburban Bandra in Mumbai on June 14 and since then the Mumbai Police has been probing the case retaining in thoughts varied angles.
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