New Delhi: Actor Rhea Chakraborty — a close friend of Sushant Singh Rajput — today called for a CBI investigation into Sushant Singh Rajput’s death last month, tagging Home Minister Amit Shah in a post on Instagram, adding to this she said that she “only wanted to understand what prompted him to take the step”. In more posts, she also alleged that she had received rape and murder threats on social media.
Rhea Chakraborty wrote on Instagram, “Respected @amitshahofficial sir, I’m Sushant Singh Rajput’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, it is now over a month since his sudden demise. I have complete faith in the government , however in the interest of justice , I request you with folded hands to initiate a CBI enquiry into this matter . I only want to understand what pressures prompted Sushant to take this step.”
Police said that Sushant Singh Rajput, a rising star of Hindi films, was found dead at his apartment in Mumbai’s Bandra on June 14. The 34-year-old actor died by suicide.