In Sushant Singh Rajput Case, Money Laundering Charges, Cop Turf War: 10 Facts

Sushant Singh Rajput had died by suicide at his Mumbai residence in June, the police stated.

New Delhi:
The investigation into actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying flared right into a tug of conflict between the Bihar and Mumbai Police on Friday whereas the Enforcement Directorate, which probes monetary crimes, filed a cash laundering case towards his girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, additionally an actor, and her household. The clamour for transferring the police probe to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) additionally grew whereas Ms Chakraborty issued an announcement on video, refuting the allegations towards her, saying, “Reality will prevail”.

Listed below are the 10 newest developments within the Sushant Singh Rajput case:

  1. Actor Rhea Chakraborty, accused by Sushant Singh Rajput’s household of dishonest and harassment, broke her silence at this time and launched a tearful video, saying, “I’ve immense religion in God and the judiciary. I imagine that I’ll get justice. Regardless that a number of horrible issues are being stated about me on the digital media, I chorus from commenting on the recommendation of my attorneys because the matter is sub-judice.”

  2. Her assertion got here hours after the Enforcement Directorate (ED) stated it had registered a cash laundering case primarily based on the First Info Report or FIR filed by Sushant Singh Rajput’s father KK Singh towards Rhea Chakraborty and her household that mentions a “suspicious” transaction of Rs 15 crore. Ms Chakraborty and a few others are anticipated to be known as for questioning within the case quickly, sources within the company stated.

  3. Mr Singh has accused Ms Chakraborty of befriending his son in Might 2019 to advance her personal profession. He additionally sought to invoke the provisions of the Psychological Well being Care Act, alleging that the “machinations” of Ms Chakraborty and her relations had precipitated his son to “crack up”, regardless of a profitable profession in movies, and finally drove him to commit suicide.

  4. In the meantime, a face-off between Mumbai Police, which had launched its investigation final month, and Patna Police, which is following the grievance filed by KK Singh, got here to the fore. Cops from Bihar, who’ve camped in Mumbai for the previous three days, insisted they might observe the cash path. Mumbai Police sources have, nevertheless, informed NDTV that the household made no point out of suspicions of or allegations about Ms Chakraborty and Mr Rajput’s funds once they first met high officers after the actor’s dying.

  5. Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan joined the demand for a CBI probe into Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying, saying solely the central company can do justice within the matter amid the tussle between Bihar and Mumbai police. A number of different politicians from Bihar have made comparable calls for. Rhea Chakraborty too had requested for a CBI probe earlier this month.

  6. Leaders within the two states additionally clashed over the probe with Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Friday accusing the Mumbai Police of not cooperating with the state’s investigators. Maharashtra minister Jayant Patil, nevertheless, backed the Mumbai Police, saying they’ll full the probe quickly.

  7. The Bihar authorities on Friday stated that it’s going to oppose a petition filed by Rhea Chakraborty within the Supreme Courtroom, difficult the jurisdiction of the Patna Police within the case and requesting the probe to be transferred to Mumbai.

  8. Sushant Sing Rajput’s former girlfriend, TV actor Ankita Lokhande additionally spoke out on the controversy on Friday, saying that the actor had an admirable zest for all times and she or he may by no means imagine that he ended his personal life due to despair.

  9. Additionally talking out on the difficulty, Siddharth Pithani, a pal and flatmate of Sushant Singh Rajput, wrote to the Mumbai Police, alleging that the relations of actor pressured him to offer an announcement towards Rhea Chakraborty, information company PTI reported.

  10. Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, had died by suicide at his Mumbai residence in June, based on the town police, which is investigating allegations that the actor was affected by despair and had been pushed over the sting after being sidelined within the movie business due to nepotism and cliques.


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