Rhea Chakraborty has been named as an accused in the FIR filed by the CBI in the Sushant Singh Rajput dying case. A day after the Centre requested the company to probe the dying of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday registered a case towards six individuals, together with Rhea Chakraborty and her family members, on the idea of the FIR filed by Bihar Police on his family’s criticism.
The CBI has named Rhea, her father Indrajit Chakraborty, mom Sandhya Chakraborty, brother Showik Chkaraborty, Sushant’s home supervisor Samuel Miranda, Shruti Modi and unknown others. They have been charged beneath numerous sections of the Indian Penal Code together with abetment of suicide, legal conspiracy, wrongful restraint/confinement, theft, legal breach of belief, dishonest and different offences.
A CBI spokesperson mentioned that the company has registered the case on the request of Bihar authorities and additional notification from the Central authorities and brought over the investigation of the Bihar Police case registered at police station Rajiv Nagar in Patna.
The official mentioned that the Bihar Police FIR was registered towards six accused and others.
The CBI has handed the case over to its Special Investigation Team (SIT) department, which earlier investigated the excessive profile instances like Rs 3,600 crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal, and liquor baron Vijay Mallya financial institution fraud case.
SIT member Superintendent of Police Nupur Prasad, as Supervising officer beneath the DIG Gagandeep Gambhir, was additionally probing the alleged function of Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav in an unlawful mining case. She is at the moment additionally dealing with the Srijan rip-off and journalist Upendra Rai case.
CBI Joint Director Manoj Sridhar will probably be main the probe.
The growth comes a day after the Department of Personnel and Training issued a notification, paving the way in which for the central investigative company to register a case.
Sushant was discovered useless in his flat in Mumbai’s Bandra on June 14. On Tuesday, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar really useful a CBI probe on the request of Sushant’s father Ok.Ok. Singh. Many political leaders have additionally referred to as for a CBI probe into Sushant’s dying.
On Ok.Ok. Singh’s criticism, the Bihar Police registered a case towards Rhea on July 25. Sushant’s father had lodged an FIR towards Rhea in Patna, accusing her of dishonest and threatening his son. Sushant’s family has additionally accused her of maintaining him away from them.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has additionally initiated a cash laundering probe on the idea of the Patna Police’s FIR and has summoned Rhea for questioning on Friday.
Earlier, a verbal duel erupted between the governments of Maharashtra and Bihar over the investigation by the Bihar Police in the case.