CBI issues First Statement in Sushant Singh Rajput Death Case,Slams some media Reports

The CBI has issued its first statement in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case.

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI),which is currently investigating the death case of Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput, issued their first statement on Thursday (3rd Sep). In the statement, CBI slammed the ‘fake news’ narrative and asserted that ‘no details have been shared’ with anyone.

The CBI slammed the ‘speculative reports’ run by some News channels in the case. The CBI clarified that ‘no spokesperson or any team member of the investiagtion team has spoken or shared details of the ongoing investigation with media.’

CBI’s statement comes after few reports claimed that ‘CBI officers independently informed about not having found any proof of murder in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case.’

Here’s complete first statement of CBI in Sushant Singh Rajput death case –

The CBI is conducting investigation related to  death of Sh. Sushant Singh Rajput in a systematic and professional way.Certain media reports attributed to CBI investigation are speculative and not based on facts. It is reiterated that as a matter of Policy, CBI does not share details of ongoing investigation. CBI spokesperson or any team member has not shared any details of investigation with media.  The details being reported and attributed to CBI are not credible. It is requested that media may please confirm details from CBI Spokesperson before quoting CBI.

Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead in mysterious circumstances at his Bandra residence in Mumbai on 14th June.

After Rajput’s demise, the Mumbai Police registered a case of accidental death and recorded statements of over 50 people. The late actor’s father filed a police complaint in Patna, accusing Rhea Chakraborty and her family of abetment to suicide and other serious charges.

The Supreme Court last month upheld the transfer of the FIR lodged in Patna to the CBI.