The newest Bollywood celebrities to be summoned by Mumbai Police within the Sushant Singh Rajput case are actress Kangana Ranaut and Apoorva Mehta, CEO of Dharma Productions, the manufacturing home of Karan Johar. Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt might be summoned too, inside a few days.
This was introduced by Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Sunday afternoon.
This is the most recent replace on Sushant Singh Rajput’s case. “In one or two days Mahesh Bhatt’s statement will be taken. Then under CrPC Kangana Ranaut has also been summoned. Whoever is needed we will summon,” Deshmukh instructed the media, in keeping with a report in timesofindia.indiatimes.com.
On being requested if Karan Johar himself can be summoned, the minister replied: “Karan Johar’s manager has been summoned, and if needed we will summon Karan Johar as well.” News reviews later verified it was Apoorva Mehta, CEO of Johar’s manufacturing home, who had been summoned just lately in Sushant Singh Rajput case. The assertion of Johar’s supervisor, Reshma Shetty, has been recorded earlier.
Meanwhile, Kangana Ranaut’s digital workforce, which works by the identify Team Kangana Ranaut on an unverified Twitter account, reacted to Deshmukh’s announcement, writing: “So Karan Johar’s manager is summoned but not @AUThackeray’s best friend @karanjohar!! @MumbaiPolice stop making a joke out of SSR murder investigations.”
A second tweet on the account reads: “How can @MumbaiPolice display blatantly shameless nepotism even in issuing summons? Kangana has been issued summon not her manager but Chief Minister’s son’s best friend’s manager is called for questioning, why? saheb ko pareshani na ho issliye (is it to ensure that sir is not inconvenienced)?”
Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered hanging at his residence on June 14. Post mortem report said that the actor had dedicated suicide.