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 right this moment.
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.
Ms Chakraborty, 28, who dated Mr Rajput, 34, for a 12 months and left his dwelling 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 Court, 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 attainable position in his dying in June.
Her brother Showik can also be being questioned by the company. Domestic employees at Mr Rajput’s Mumbai dwelling, the place he was discovered lifeless, and his flatmate, Siddharth Pithani are additionally being questioned.
On Thursday Ms Chakraborty advised the media concerning the “unbearable mental torture” of being investigated by a number of businesses; the actor is at the moment the topic of not less than three separate inquiries – by the CBI, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB).
The ED is wanting into “suspicious financial transactions” involving crores of rupees, whereas the NCB is wanting 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.
“It is extremely hurtful from someone (Sushant’s father) going through a loss this big. I loved his son, looked after him. At least have humanity. If not for me, for him,” she advised NDTV on Thursday. Mr Rajput’s father had filed a case towards Ms Chakraborty with police in Bihar’s Patna, alleging she had a hand in his son’s dying.
Ms Chakraborty has additionally denied any connection to medication (she claimed Mr Rajput, nonetheless, consumed marijuana and that she was attempting to wean him off) and stated “never 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, stating that it was his sister and never she who was with the actor that week and asking: “If he was unwell, why did she leave?”
Also on Thursday Ms Chakraborty revealed the pressure she and her household had been beneath; she stated her household’s psychological well being was “being destroyed”.
“It is really difficult. My entire family is going through scrutiny. There’s a mob outside my gate. My dad, the watchmen, people in the building. What are you doing to my family? Why can’t you wait for results? We have faith in the system,” she stated.
She additionally posted a video on Instagram displaying her father being mobbed and chased by media individuals outdoors their home in Mumbai. Ms Chakraborty described the mob and media as “a threat to her life”.
After her attraction for cover, policemen had been seen outdoors the actor’s dwelling.