The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Central Bureau of Investigation to investigate the Sushant Singh Rajput’s death case. The SC has further asked the Mumbai Police to hand over all the evidence they have collected in connection the case so far to the CBI. “The family of the late Bollywood actor is happy with the SC verdict,” said lawyer Vikas Singh.
Rhea Chakraborty, who was in a relationship with Sushant, had raised questions over the manner in which the Bihar Police registered an FIR in the case and argued that the matter has no connection with the FIR registered in Patna. An FIR was registered in Patna on a complaint filed by Sushant’s father KK Singh under sections related to abetment to suicide.
The CBI later registered an FIR against Rhea Chakraborty and her family in connection with Sushant’s death after the Centre accepted Bihar government’s recommendation to transfer the probe in the matter from Patna.
Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his Mumbai residence on June 14. Police said he died by suicide.
Path Pawar, son of Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, tweeted: ‘Satyameva Jayate’. Parth had demanded a CBI probe into Sushant’s death a few days ago.
“Humanity wins,congratulations to each one of SSR warriors, first time I felt such strong force of collective consciousness, AMAZING,” writes Kangana Ranaut.
Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s former girlfriend,actor Ankita Lokhande,lauded the Supreme Court verdict on Wednesday.The apex court ordered a CBI probe into his death.
Ankita shared a picture of ‘Lady Justice’ and wrote on Twitter, “Justice is the truth in action.Truth wins …. #1ststeptossrjustice”.
“There we go!! Finally!! #CBIForSSR!! #CBITakesOver .. thanks all SSRians And Supporter,” Meetu wrote on Twitter,while Shweta tweeted, “Thank you God! You have answered our prayers!! But it is just the beginning… the first step towards the truth! Full faith on CBI!! #Victoryoffaith #GlobalPrayersForSSR #Wearefamily #CBITakesOver.”
Vikas Singh, the lawyer of Sushant’s father KK Singh, said, “This is a victory for Sushant Singh Rajput’s family.SC ruled on all points in our favour.The court also clearly said that the FIR registered at Patna was correct.SC also said that any other FIR registered in connection with the Sushant Singh Rajput’s death will also be investigated by the CBI. We hope that we should get justice very soon.The family is very happy with the verdict.”