Bandra Police in Mumbai on Tuesday registered an FIR against Sushant Singh Rajput’s sisters, Priyanka Singh and Mitu Singh, and Dr Tarun Kumar, an associate professor of cardiology from Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, after Rhea Chakraborty, who is facing multiple charges in the late actor’s death lodged a complaint against them for abetting suicide, cheating, forgery and criminal conspiracy.
Rhea filed a six-page complaint against the three at Bandra police station under section 464, 465, 466, 468, 474, 306, 120 (B), 34 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) read with section 8 (c), 21, 22, and 29 of the NDPS Act for allegedly prescribing medicines for Rajput that are banned under the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act, 1985, and the Telemedicine Practice Guidelines, 2020.
Mumbai police transferred the case to CBI for further investigation as per the orders by the Supreme Court.
Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his Mumbai residence on June 14. On August 19, the Supreme Court had asked the CBI to investigate the case while holding the FIR registered in Patna by Sushant’s family legitimate.