Supreme Court directs CBI to probe Sushant Singh Rajput case: A major decision of the Supreme Court has come in actor Sushant Singh Rajput case. Today, the Supreme Court has made it clear that the CBI will investigate this case. Let me tell you that Sushant Singh’s girlfriend and actress Riya Chakraborty, who is facing charges in this case, had given a petition against her to get the FIR filed in Patna to be transferred to Mumbai. While rejecting this, the court has given the authority to investigate this case to the CBI. This decision of the Supreme Court has also shocked the Maharashtra Government and Mumbai Police.
Earlier, after completing the hearing in the Sushant case on August 11, the court reserved the order. Justice Hrishikesh Roy, who was hearing, had allowed all parties to submit brief written notes on their arguments by 13 August. All the parties had filed their reply on 13 August. After which the court has given its verdict today. It is believed that after this the CBI SIT team will leave for Mumbai to investigate the case.
What did riya demand
The Maharashtra government and Riya Chakraborty demanded the court to hand over the FIR lodged by the CBI to the Mumbai Police. This was strongly opposed by the Bihar government and the lawyer of Sushant’s father. Sushant Singh Rajput’s case came to the Supreme Court with her girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty. Riya filed a petition against him, seeking transfer of the FIR lodged in Patna to Mumbai. Please tell that Sushant died on June 14 and he was found dead in his rented flat in Mumbai. Riya then demanded a CBI inquiry.
Riya is facing allegations
In the FIR lodged by Sushant’s father, Riya was accused of harassing Sushant, embezzling his crores of rupees and abetment to suicide. Even before the hearing of the case in the Supreme Court, the Bihar government recommended to hand over the case to the CBI. This was accepted by the central government.
Maharashtra government protested
Earlier, the Maharashtra government did not state the need for a CBI inquiry into the matter. However, the CBI has registered a case on the basis of an FIR lodged in Patna by Sushant’s father KK Singh. But the Maharashtra government opposed this saying that the Mumbai Police should do this investigation. Let us know that in this case, Mumbai Police has also questioned many people.
Riya is facing ED
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has questioned Riya and her brother in this case. Sushant’s accounts are suspected of wrong money transactions. The ED has so far questioned Riya Chakraborty 2 times, his brother Shovik 3 times, Sushant’s manager Shruti Modi twice and Sushant’s friend Siddharth Pithani twice. So far, the ED has recorded statements of 13 people. After the decision of the Supreme Court, the ED will again summon the key suspects in Sushant’s case.