On August 19, the Supreme Court announced its verdict in favor of Sushant Singh Rajput‘s family and handed over the case to the CBI for the probe. The petition was filed by Rhea Chakraborty to transfer the case to Mumbai police SSR’s father filed an FIR in Patna against Rhea and her family.
In an interview, Sushant’s family lawyer Vikas Singh recently said that professional rivalry is set to resurface again when the CBI starts its investigation on the Sushant’s death case. He said, “Professional rivalry will be part of the investigation, we have not left it. We didn’t impress upon it so much as we did not have direct information about it.”
On asking about Rhea’s custodial interrogation, the lawyer revealed, “There is a certain chance of her being taken into custody for questioning as she is the prime accused in the case.”
Yesterday, Rhea’s WhatsApp chat with Mahesh Bhatt on June 8 got leaked. In the conversation, Rhea messaged Mahesh Bhatt right after she left Sushant’s house. The conversation between the two reads when Rhea messaged Mahesh Bhatt saying, “Aisha moves on..sir..with a heavy heart and sense of relief. Our last call was a wake-up call. You are my angel You were then And you are now. (sic)”
8 जून को #SushantSinghRajput का घर छोड़ने के बाद #RheaChakraborty ने महेश भट्ट से की थी व्हाट्सऐप चैट। देखिये चैट में क्या-क्या बात हुई थी।#Khabardar @SwetaSinghAT @sahiljoshii @divyeshas
लाइव https://t.co/fOz5QPkk43 pic.twitter.com/256Tz6HPz5
— AajTak (@aajtak) August 20, 2020
Further in the conversation, both of them seem happy about what Rhea has done, and in the end Mahesh Bhatt messages her saying, “You already have. Truly. It takes guts to do what u did. Don’t look back. ”
It is reported that Rhea in her statements to the agencies have stated that it was Sushant who asked her to leave.