After getting the Supreme Court docket’s approval to probe actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise case, a workforce of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will go to Mumbai to research the case additional, the company mentioned on Wednesday.
The CBI, which took over the probe into an FIR registered by the Bihar Police on the premise of a compaint by Mr Rajput’s father KK Singh, is but to go to the metropolis relating to the investigation.
It has collected related supplies from the Bihar police and has additionally spoken to some stakeholders within the case, the company mentioned.
The Supreme Court docket on Wednesday handed over the probe to the CBI which has already registered an FIR within the matter.
“The investigation releated to demise of Sushant Singh Rajput is constant. A CBI workforce will go to Mumbai sooner or later for additional investigation. Different particulars can’t be shared at this stage,” CBI Spokesperson RK Gaur mentioned.
Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, was discovered useless in his rented condo in Mumbai’s suburban Bandra on June 14 and since then Mumbai Police has been probing the case however is but to file an FIR within the case.
The highest court docket’s verdict got here on a plea filed by actress Rhea Chakraborty who sought the switch of the FIR, lodged towards her and 6 others at Patna by the actor’s father accusing them of being answerable for the actor’s demise, to Mumbai.
The court docket famous that whereas Mr Rajput’s father and the Bihar authorities have alleged that Mumbai Police is making an attempt to protect the actual culprits underneath political stress, the Maharashtra authorities has strongly refuted it saying Patna Police has no jurisdiction to research the crime because the incident had taken place in Mumbai.
It mentioned political interference has been alleged towards each the states and that has the potential of discrediting the investigation.
The authorized course of should subsequently be centered on revelation of the right info by way of credible and legally acceptable investigation.
It have to be decided whether or not the unnatural demise was the results of some legal acts. To be able to lend credibility to the investigation and its conclusion, it will be fascinating for my part, to specify the authority, which ought to conduct the investigation on this matter, the court docket mentioned.
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