Mumbai Police releases Clarification over Sushant Singh Rajput’s Father’s allegations

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput‘s father KK Singh revealed in a video statement on Monday that on February 25, he sent a message to the Mumbai police alerting them that his son’s life was in danger, but the Mumbai police did nothing. Now on his allegations, Mumbai Police spokesman Shahaji Upam has said that no written complaint has been received by the police station from his father or family. However, he admitted that a family member had provided the information through a WhatsApp message.

Some WhatsApp messages have also surfaced amid these allegations. It is being claimed that these messages were sent by Sushant’s family to the Mumbai Police in February. Take a Look :

The statement of the Mumbai Police on the allegations read as, “Regarding Sh Sushant Singh Rajput Accidental Death case has been registered vide A.D.No 43/2020 u/s 174 CrPC on 14th June, 2020. The matter is being investigated by Bandra Police Station Mumbai.”

It went on to say, “Today, Sh KK Singh, Father of late Sh Sushant Singh Rajput has released a statement saying that the family had made a written complaint to Bandra Police on 25th February It must be clarified that no such written complaint has been addressed to Bandra Police Station on that date.”

“However, one Shri. OP Singh IPS the brother in law of late Sushant Singh Rajput, had sent some whatsapp messages to the then DCP Zone 9 regarding this matter. The then DCP Zone 9 had called Sh OP Singh and requested him that a written complaint is mandatory for any enquiry or action. However, Mr Singh wanted this to be resolved informally, to which the then DCP Zone 9 clearly told him that it was not possible .- Shahaji Umap, DCP Operations.” The statement further read.

Here is the statement copy :

Mmbai Police press release
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On a related note, In the alleged suicide case of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, His father lodged an FIR against Rhea Chakraborty and her family at Patna’s Rajiv Nagar police station. 5 officers including City SP of Patna have gone to Mumbai for investigation. However, City SP has been quarantined by BMC.