Sushant Rajput case: Patna police officer Vinay Tiwari was quarantined after he landed in Mumbai.
- “Quarantining of Bihar cop has not despatched good message,” high courtroom mentioned
- Mumbai Police was accused of “forcibly” quarantining Patna police officer
- The highest courtroom has sought a standing report in three days
Quarantining of the police officer who arrived in Mumbai to steer the Bihar Police’s investigation into the dying of actor Sushant Singh Rajput “doesn’t ship a very good message” when there’s a lot consideration on the case, the Supreme Court docket mentioned right now. The highest courtroom additionally sought a standing report from Mumbai Police on its probe thus far into the actor’s dying.
“Quarantining of the Bihar Police officer has not despatched good message even though Mumbai Police has good skilled status,” the highest courtroom mentioned because it heard actor Rhea Chakraborty’s petition seeking the transfer of a First Information Report (FIR) – from Patna to Mumbai – accusing her of abetting Sushant Singh Rajput’s alleged suicide in June.
The highest courtroom has sought a standing report from the state governments in Bihar, Maharashtra, the centre and Sushant Singh Rajput’s father to file their responses to Ms Chakraborty’s petition in three days.
Mumbai Police has been accused of “forcibly” quarantining Patna police officer Vinay Tiwari who despatched to Mumbai to steer the probe.
In the course of the listening to, the centre instructed the Supreme Court docket that it has accepted the Bihar authorities’s suggestion for a CBI probe into actor’s dying. Because the turf battle between the Patna and Mumbai police intensified, Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday advisable a CBI investigation into Sushant Singh Rajput’s, escalating politics over the case.
The Maharashtra authorities against CBI probe, saying the FIR filed by Patna Police is “politically motivated” and that it doesn’t have any jurisdiction.
The FIR in opposition to Mr Rajput’s Ms Chakraborty was filed by Bihar police on a criticism by the previous’s father, alleging that she illegally transferred Rs 15 crore from Mr Rajput’s Mumbai checking account and mentally harassed him.
Ms Chakraborty had challenged Bihar police’s jurisdiction within the matter, on condition that the alleged crime happened in Maharashtra.
Sushant Singh Rajput, 34, was discovered useless in his Mumbai condominium on June 14. The Mumbai Police mentioned it was suicide and has questioned over 50 folks on allegations that the actor was affected by despair and had felt sidelined due to cut-throat rivalries within the movie business.