Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday thanked the centre for its expeditious approval of his authorities’s advice for a CBI inquiry into the loss of life of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
The state authorities had made a advice to the impact on Tuesday night, shortly after the actor’s father spoke to the Director General of Police, saying that investigation into the case lodged in Patna, accusing actress Rhea Chakraborty and her relations of abetting the suicide, be handed over to the central company.
“The centre has accepted the state government’s recommendation for a CBI inquiry into the case lodged by the father of Late Sushant Singh Rajput. Our thanks to the Union government for the same. Hope this will help in a better probe and ensure justice,” Nitish Kumar tweeted in Hindi.
Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered hanging from the ceiling of his Bandra residence on June 14. On July 25, his father KK Singh lodged an FIR with the Bihar Police, dissatisfied with the tardy tempo of investigation by the Mumbai Police.
Mr Singh additionally alleged that Mumbai Police had did not take observe when the actor’s household expressed apprehensions in February that there was a menace to his life, and didn’t act upon his grievance, made only a day after his son’s loss of life, towards “named” individuals.
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