The tussle between Bihar and Maharashtra governments over a CBI probe into actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s dying flared up as we speak as Maharashtra’s ruling Shiv Sena hit again on the Nitish Kumar authorities for ordering an investigation by the company.
“Bihar authorities mustn’t have interfered within the matter of Sushant Singh Rajput. Over the previous few years, Sushant was a Mumbaikar. Mumbai gave him prosperity and Bihar did not stand by him throughout his wrestle,” an article in Sena mouthpiece Saamna learn.
Bihar had requested for CBI investigation final week, saying Sushant Rajput’s household sought a probe by the company. Until then, each state governments had been dealing with robust criticism for not searching for CBI assist. In Bihar, Nitish Kumar’s authorities confronted opposition barbs. In Maharashtra, the Uddhav Thackeray authorities was focused by the BJP, which is a part of Bihar’s ruling alliance.
In his lifetime, there had not been any occasion of Sushant Rajput flaunting his Bihar origin or connections. The Bihar authorities got here into the matter after Sushant Rajput’s household filed a case towards his good friend Rhea Chakraborty, accusing her of financially defrauding the actor and driving him to his dying.
Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered useless in his Mumbai condominium on June 14. The police mentioned it was a case of suicide, however following allegations that the nepotism within the movie trade drove him to his dying, an in depth investigation was began.
Each Rhea Chakraborty and the Shiv Sena have made the purpose that it was the Maharashtra Police which has jurisdiction within the case.
“The Bihar police will not be Interpol. Mumbai police is investigating the matter and one other state mustn’t have gotten concerned on this… Everybody deserves to know the reality, however it’s not true that solely the CBI or the Bihar police can discover it out,” the Saamna article learn.
The Sena article additionally hit out at Bihar Police chief Gupteshwar Pandey, quoting the native media to accuse him of searching for to face in elections with BJP and JD(U) ticket. “It’s laughable that he who accepted BJP candidature is now elevating questions on Mumbai Police,” the article learn.
The article additionally made it clear why a CBI investigation into the matter not welcome.
The CBI is a “central company however it’s not unbiased or unbiased”, the article mentioned, declaring that even Narendra Modi and Amit Shah, once they the Chief Minister and House Minister of Gujarat, had not been eager on it after the Godhra prepare burning.
“Many states imposed restrictions on CBI up to now. CBI when it reached West Bengal to research Sharda chit fund, Chief Minister Mamta Banerjee didn’t simply cease the CBI but in addition registered a case towards them. Total Kolkata bought out on roads protesting towards CBI and Banerjee led that protest,” the article learn.
The ruling allies of Bihar welcome Maharashtra’s stance, claiming that the extra Maharashtra will object to a CBI probe, the extra they’ll profit in Bihar.