Mumbai: Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s father KK Singh on Tuesday requested Chief Minister Nitish Kumar to order a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe in the case related to the actor’s death.
Singh spoke to the CM of Bihar today and put forth his request to the CBI to investigate the case.
His request came to Mumbai, home of Superintendent of Police (SP) Vinay Tiwari was home quarantined in Mumbai, where he had gone to take part in investigations, by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) staff.
Earlier, Lok Janshakti Party (LJP) leader Chirag Paswan had also requested the Bihar CM to transfer the case to the CBI without much delay.
Paswan said that he was informed by the LJP leaders related to the late actor that on August 5, the Supreme Court will hear a petition to transfer the case from Bihar to Mumbai.
Earlier, KK Singh had revealed that he had filed a complaint with the Mumbai Police in February that his son’s life was in danger. The revelation came after he filed an FIR in the Patna police alleging inaction by the Mumbai police even 40 days after the actor’s sudden death.
In a self-made video, Singh alleged that the accused in the actor’s death case is on the loose, and Patna Police should be provided with help.
An FIR for kidnapping, including suicide, was registered under various sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) by Patna Police against actor Rhea Chakraborty in the case of Rajput’s death. The Bihar Police launched an investigation and sent a team to Mumbai.