Senior Bihar Police officer, Vinay Tiwari was rushed to Mumbai on Sunday to velocity up the probe into the dying of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput, amid a reported standoff between Mumbai and Bihar Police forces over the investigation.
Bihar’s Director General of Police Gupteshwar Pandey informed IANS that Tiwari, who’s the SP, City, Patna, could be joined by different senior officers, if the necessity arises.
A four-member Bihar Police group, presently in Mumbai, has claimed it’s not getting cooperation from the Mumbai Police.
The actor was discovered hanging at his Bandra residence in Mumbai on June 14 following which Mumbai Police started probing the case.
Sushant’s father Okay.Okay. Singh on July 25 had filed an FIR in opposition to the late Bollywood star’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty and her members of the family for allegedly abetting his son’s suicide. Following this, the Bihar Police additionally launched its investigation.
The DGP had informed reporters on Saturday that Bihar Police would reveal all details related to the matter.
Meanwhile, Rhea has filed an software within the Supreme Court to switch all the case in Mumbai as a substitute of Patna. Sushant’s father, via his lawyer Vikas Singh, has additionally filed a counter-petition to preserve the case in Patna. The case is to be heard on August 5.
Rhea is presently absconding. The Bihar Police group had additionally visited her flat however couldn’t discover her there. After this, Pandey admitted that the Bihar Police haven’t been ready to ‘find’ her.
With Rhea having launched a video wherein she claimed her innocence, the DGP stated that as a substitute of declaring herself harmless on video, she ought to file her assertion earlier than the police, as this will probably be in her favour.
“Rhea must clear her side. We do not have any enmity with her, but if she continues to run in this way, then it will be difficult for her. I assure you that the Bihar Police are investigating at their own level and the day we get the evidence against the culprits, we will drag them out even from hell. The Bihar Police are fully capable of this task,” he asserted.