New Delhi: Actress Rhea Chakraborty has approached the Supreme Courtroom for the second time in actor Sushant Singh Rajput loss of life case. Rhea, who has been accused of abetment to suicide by Sushant’s household in an FIR filed in Patna, on Monday filed a contemporary plea within the prime court docket and complained of “media unfairly holding trial and announcing her responsible” for the actor’s loss of life.
In her petition, the actress categorically talked about the instances of actors “Ashutosh Bhakre and Sameer Sharma, who died by suicide like Sushant within the final 30 days, however there may be not even a whisper in media about these instances”.
In accordance with Rhea, Sushant’s case is being “blown out of proportion due to impending elections in Bihar and that purportedly the FIR at Patna was registered as a result of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar bought concerned in its registration”.
An earlier petition by Rhea Chakraborty sought switch of the Patna FIR (filed in opposition to her by Sushant’s father KK Singh) to Mumbai. The case is being heard by the SC.
Rhea has additionally reiterated within the second petition that she has no objection if the apex court docket refers the matter to CBI by its order and even when the CBI investigates the matter the jurisdiction will nonetheless be with the courts in Mumbai and never Patna.
The actress has urged that she ought to be protected and never be made a scapegoat of political agendas.
Rhea was Sushant’s girlfriend. Within the FIR, Sushant’s father additionally accused her of financially exploiting the actor. He alleged that Rs 15 crore was withdrawn or transferred from his son’s checking account holding Rs 17 crore.
Rhea, her brother Showik, her father Indrajit are being questioned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) officers in reference to the cash laundering case in opposition to them. Rhea’s former supervisor Shruti Modi and her CA Ritesh Shah have additionally been summoned.