The Bihar authorities accused the Mumbai police of serving to Rhea Chakraborty and obstructing its investigations into the Sushant Singh Rajput case, in a press release to the Supreme Court docket. Rhea Chakraborty has given no proof that the Patna police is “biased in opposition to her” past “common and bald allegations”, mentioned Bihar, arguing in opposition to the actor’s petition to switch the case filed by Sushant Singh Rajput’s household in Patna to Maharashtra.
Rhea Chakraborty has challenged Patna Police’s jurisdiction within the investigations following Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise on June 14. The actor’s demise was suicide, says the Mumbai police, which is investigating whether or not he was pushed by scientific melancholy and ugly rivalries within the movie trade.
The Patna police launched a brand new investigation after Sushant Singh Rajput’s father filed a grievance blaming his pal Rhea Chakraborty, additionally an actor, for his suicide and accusing her of taking his cash and harassing him.
The Bihar authorities advised the Supreme Court docket that Patna police does have jurisdiction within the case as a result of the grievance is by Sushant Singh Rajput’s father, who’s from Patna.
The Patna Police had examined the financial institution accounts of Sushant Singh Rajput with none cooperation from the Mumbai Police, it mentioned.
“The case is delicate and has interstate ramifications, so a CBI probe was really helpful,” mentioned the Bihar authorities.
Mumbai police “forcibly quarantining” IPS officer Vinay Tiwary was obstruction of investigations, provided that the opposite members of the Particular Investigation Workforce from Patna weren’t quarantined. Regardless of the Supreme Court docket observations on the quarantining of the officer, Mumbai’s civic physique BMC didn’t launch him, Bihar complained. The officer was allowed to go at present.
“The Mumbai Police motion casts aspersion on it and it’s apparently siding with Rhea. Mumbai police probe is barely on the unnatural demise of actor and has a restricted scope,” Bihar argued.
The Bihar authorities affidavit detailed Sushant Singh Rajput’s father’s grievance, which accuses Rhea Chakraborty and her family members of meddling in his life and projecting him as mentally sick.
“Rhea and her relative Indrajeet, Sandhya, Shovik used to intervene with Sushant’s life,” the affidavit mentioned. She “gave an impression” that Sushant Singh Rajput was mentally sick. Sushant Rajput’s father additionally alleged that docs treating him had been a part of a conspiracy.