On July 25, KK Singh, father of Sushant Singh Rajput, filed an FIR against Rhea Chakraborty for theft, cheating, and abetment to suicide. As reported, Enforcement Directorate filed a money laundering case against Rhea and her family members.
The allegation made against Rhea was for a transaction of a huge amount through Sushant’s account for the personal expenses of Rhea and her brother Shovik. Following filing the case, ED summoned Rhea Chakraborty and asked her to appear for a recording of her statement on August 7.
The latest reports suggest that a request was made from Rhea for postponing the recording of the statement until the Supreme Court’s next hearing. As per ANI, Rhea Chakraborty’s lawyer, Satish Maneshinde said, “Rhea has requested that the recording of her statement be postponed till Supreme Court hearing.” Reports further suggest that ED is likely to ask Rhea about the two big property investments done by her.
Rhea has requested that the recording of her statement be postponed till Supreme Court hearing: Satish Maneshinde, Rhea Chakraborty’s lawyer on her being summoned by Enforcement Directorate (ED). #SushantSinghRajput
— ANI (@ANI) August 7, 2020
As reports also emerged that ED has rejected her request for postponement and has asked her to join the probe.
Before Rhea, Sushant’s house manager Samuel Miranda was also interrogated by ED for nine hours. Rhea Chakraborty hired him to take care of Sushant Singh Rajput’s finances and more.
The centre has also accepted the Bihar government’s recommendation of the CBI probe.