The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned actor Rhea Chakraborty for questioning on August 7 in reference to a cash laundering case stemming from a grievance filed by Sushant Singh Rajput’s father following his loss of life, officers mentioned on Wednesday. Chakraborty will likely be questioned and her assertion will likely be recorded beneath the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA), they mentioned.
The questioning is linked to a cash laundering case that was registered by the ED final week on the premise of a Bihar Police FIR in which Rajput’s father has accused Chakraborty and her household of abetting the Bollywood actor’s suicide.
Rajput, 34, was discovered hanging in his condominium in Mumbai’s Bandra space on June 14.
Meanwhile, The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday acquired the Department of Personnel and Training’s (DoPT) notification to provoke a probe into actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s loss of life, officers mentioned.
“The agency has received the notification from the government,” a CBI spokesperson informed IANS.
Earlier in the day, the DoPT issued a notification paving the best way for the CBI to register a case.
In one other associated growth, the Centre informed the Supreme Court that it had accepted the Bihar authorities’s advice for a CBI probe into the case.
On Tuesday, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had sought the CBI probe into the loss of life of the actor on June 14 at his Bandra condominium in Mumbai, on the request of Sushant Singh’s father Ok.Ok. Singh.
On Singh’s grievance, the Bihar Police registered a case in opposition to Sushant Singh’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty on July 25.
Sushant’s father had lodged an FIR in opposition to Rhea in Patna, accusing her of dishonest and threatening his son. Sushant’s household has additionally accused her of preserving him away from his household.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has initiated a cash laundering probe on the premise of the Patna Police’s FIR.
Earlier, a verbal duel erupted between the governments of Maharashtra and Bihar over the investigation by the Bihar Police in the case.
(With Agency Inputs)