He mentioned the state police have been able to probing the case, an assertion which comes within the backdrop of rising clamour for a CBI probe within the actor’s demise right here in June.
Thackeray lashed out at Chief of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis, saying the BJP politician had doubted the credibility of the Mumbai police in dealing with the case regardless of being a chief minister for 5 years.
“The opposition may even convey Interpol or followers of the Namaste Trump occasion into the inquiry. Devendra Fadnavis ought to perceive that it’s the identical police whom he has labored with within the final 5 years,” Thackeray mentioned at an occasion organised by a Marathi information channel.
Earlier within the day, Fadnavis mentioned the Enforcement Directorate (ED) ought to register an Enforcement Case Data Report (ECIR) in reference to the cash laundering angle within the Sushant demise case.
There’s a “large public sentiment” about handing over the case to the CBI, however the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) authorities within the state has been reluctant to take action, the previous BJP chief minister mentioned.
Thackeray mentioned the Mumbai police have been “corona warriors” and plenty of personnel within the power have died as a result of an infection.
To query their effectivity is an insult to them and “I condemn this,” he added.
Thackeray mentioned if anybody has any proof associated to the case, he/she will convey it to the Mumbai police.
“We’ll interrogate and punish the responsible. Nonetheless, please do not use this case as a Maharashtra versus Bihar difficulty. That is probably the most deplorable factor to do,” he mentioned.
Maharashtra Dwelling Minister Anil Deshmukh just lately mentioned Mumbai Police are able to dealing with the matter and that there was no want for a CBI probe into the case.
The Mumbai police have recorded statements of Bollywood personalities together with Sanjay Leela Bhansali, movie critic Rajeev Masand, actress Sanjana Sanghi, the actor’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, casting director Shanoo Sharma, filmmaker Mukesh Chhabra, and Aditya Chopra of Yash Raj Movies.
The police have to this point recorded statements of round 40 folks, together with these of Rajput’s household and his cook dinner.
Rajput, 34, was discovered hanging at his condominium in suburban Bandra on June 14.
A Bihar police crew is probing a separate ‘abetment to suicide’ case on the idea of a grievance filed by the late actor’s father in Patna.