The Supreme Court has declined to entertain a PIL searching for CBI probe into the loss of life by suicide by actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
A bench headed by Chief Justice S.A. Bobde mentioned the PIL petitioner Alka Priya has no locus standi within the matter. “The Mumbai police are probing the matter. If you want, then you can go before the Bombay High Court and seek appropriate relief,” famous the bench additionally comprising Justices A.S. Bopanna and V. Ramasubramanian.
Advocate Ok.B. Upadhyay, showing for the petitioner, argued earlier than the bench that Sushant Singh Rajput was man, as he was supporting a number of social causes.
The bench replied it has nothing to do with whether or not an individual was particular person or unhealthy particular person, and it’s about jurisdiction. The bench instructed the petitioner’s counsel that he ought to go to Bombay High Court, if there was something concrete to be shared.
Upadhyay had contended within the plea that there are a number of irregularities within the investigation of Mumbai police. “He had injury marks on his body,” mentioned Upadhyay.
Days after Sushant Singh Rajput’s father Ok.Ok. Singh lodged an FIR towards Rhea Chakraborty in Patna, accusing her of dishonest and threatening his son, who dedicated suicide final month, the actress on Wednesday moved the Supreme Court searching for switch of the investigation to Mumbai.
Speaking to IANS, Rhea’s lawyer Satish Maneshinde mentioned his shopper has electronically filed a petition within the Supreme Court, searching for switch of investigation from Patna to Mumbai the place investigation in reference to the actor’s loss of life is already in progress. Maneshinde, nonetheless, refused to share the contents of the petition.
Sushant Singh Rajput and Rhea Chakraborty have been in a relationship earlier than the actor’s loss of life by suicide on June 14. Sushant’s father has levelled numerous allegations towards Rhea, together with taking cash from his son and in addition threatening him to reveal his medical reviews to the media.
Sushant’s household has additionally accused Rhea of preserving him away from his household.
Sushant Singh Rajput’s first cousin and former BJP MLA from Bihar’s Chhatapur, Neeraj Kumar Singh mentioned the FIR has been filed after the household someway overcame the shock of the premature and sudden demise of the younger actor, and after numerous issues got here to their data.