Actor Rhea Chakraborty, who was questioned by the CBI yesterday for over 10 hours in reference to the Sushant Singh Rajput case, is to be questioned once more immediately.
She had been scheduled to look at 10.30 AM however has sought time from the central company as a result of a crowd of media individuals has blocked the gates to her residence. The actor has requested for assist from Mumbai Police and is ready for the cops to offer an escort.
Ms Chakraborty, 28, who dated Mr Rajput, 34, for a yr and left his house on June 8, six days earlier than he was discovered lifeless, was requested 10 key questions on Friday, together with particulars of her relationships with Mr Rajput and his household, why she left Mr Rajput’s home and if she had any contact with him after she left.
The CBI (Central Bureau of Investigation), which took over the case following an order from the Supreme Courtroom, is investigating allegations by Mr Rajput’s household that Ms Chakraborty and her household mentally harassed the actor, took cash from him and had a doable function in his loss of life in June.
Her brother Showik can also be being questioned by the company. Home employees at Mr Rajput’s Mumbai house, the place he was discovered lifeless, and his flatmate, Siddharth Pithani are additionally being questioned.
On Thursday Ms Chakraborty advised the media in regards to the “insufferable psychological torture” of being investigated by a number of businesses; the actor is presently the topic of not less than three separate inquiries – by the CBI, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Narcotics Management Bureau (NCB).
The ED is trying into “suspicious monetary transactions” involving crores of rupees, whereas the NCB is trying into drugs-related allegations based mostly on WhatsApp chats retrieved from Ms Chakraborty’s cellphone.
Ms Chakraborty has denied all fees, describing as “pathetic” allegations from Mr Rajput’s father that she poisoned his son and that she stole cash from him.
“This can be very hurtful from somebody (Sushant’s father) going by means of a loss this large. I liked his son, taken care of him. At the least have humanity. If not for me, for him,” she advised NDTV on Thursday. Mr Rajput’s father had filed a case in opposition to Ms Chakraborty with police in Bihar’s Patna, alleging she had a hand in his son’s loss of life.
Ms Chakraborty has additionally denied any connection to medicine (she claimed Mr Rajput, nonetheless, consumed marijuana and that she was making an attempt to wean him off) and mentioned “by no means took a single rupee” from the late actor.
She additionally tried to show the tables on Mr Rajput’s household, who’ve focused her persistently for the reason that case started, mentioning that it was his sister and never she who was with the actor that week and asking: “If he was unwell, why did she depart?”
Additionally on Thursday Ms Chakraborty revealed the pressure she and her household had been underneath; she mentioned her household’s psychological well being was “being destroyed”.
“It’s actually tough. My whole household goes by means of scrutiny. There is a mob outdoors my gate. My dad, the watchmen, individuals within the constructing. What are you doing to my household? Why cannot you await outcomes? We place confidence in the system,” she mentioned.
She additionally posted a video on Instagram exhibiting her father being mobbed and chased by media individuals outdoors their home in Mumbai. Ms Chakraborty described the mob and media as “a risk to her life”.
After her enchantment for defense, policemen had been seen outdoors the actor’s house.