Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s father met Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar in Faridabad on Saturday, the place he assured the household would get “justice” following the switch of the high-profile case – which has seen a political twist with sniping between Bihar and Maharashtra governments – to the CBI.
Mr Rajput’s sister, Rani Singh, who’s married to Faridabad Police Commissioner OP Singh, was additionally current on the assembly.
The assembly with Mr Khattar comes days after a phone dialog with Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar that resulted within the advice for the CBI to referred to as in. Nitish Kumar, who was seen to be underneath stress from political leaders in his state to make the decision, mentioned he would solely accomplish that if the actor’s household needed the central company concerned.
The assembly additionally comes lower than per week after Mr Rajput’s father, KK Singh, alleged he had approached Mumbai Police in February to warn them of a menace to his son’s life. They took no motion, he claimed.
Mumbai police, who’ve mentioned there isn’t a proof at this level to indicate monetary irregularities on the a part of Ms Chakraborty, additionally mentioned they obtained no written criticism.
They did, nevertheless, say “one OP Singh (IPS), brother-in-law of late Sushant Singh Rajput, despatched WhatsApp messages to the then DCP Zone 9 concerning this matter”.
In accordance with the Mumbai cops Mr Singh had urged them to “resolve this matter” with no formal criticism being filed. Mumbai police mentioned they instructed Mr Singh this was not attainable. Mr Rajput’s father mentioned he had subsequently been compelled to strategy police in Patna, and that they “swung into motion”.
Earlier as we speak Mr Rajput’s father’s lawyer instructed the Supreme Courtroom that there was sufficient proof to indicate that actions by Rhea Chakraborty, his son’s girlfriend, over the previous 12 months had led to his son’s dying.
Mr Rajput was discovered useless at his Mumbai residence on June 14.
Mumbai police dominated it a suicide, however the actor’s household have blamed Ms Chakraborty for his dying; his father filed a case with Bihar police accusing her of psychological harassment and illegally transferring Rs 15 crore from a Mumbai checking account belonging to his son.
Ms Chakraborty, who has denied these fees, has moved the Supreme Courtroom asking for the FIR to be transferred to Mumbai, citing the affect Mr Rajput’s household has in Patna.
In his affidavit the daddy mentioned Ms Chakraborty’s petition was invalid for the reason that CBI had taken up the case.
Nonetheless, motion by the CBI, which has filed a preliminary case towards Ms Chakraborty and 5 others, is pending the highest court docket’s verdict on Ms Chakraborty’s petition.
There are additionally questions over the CBI’s jurisdiction on this case, on condition that the alleged crime came about in Maharashtra; the Uddhav Thackeray authorities in that state has not invited the CBI as but.
Ms Chakraborty, who had earlier appealed to Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah to assign the case to the CBI, has since mentioned calling the central company in whereas the Supreme Courtroom was listening to her petition can be “completely unlawful and past any identified authorized ideas, affecting the Federal Construction of the Nation”.