Fans of Sushant Singh Rajput at this time marked a yr to the day the favored Bollywood actor was discovered useless at 34 in his Mumbai condominium — a tragedy that left the nation in shock in the midst of a nationwide COVID-19 lockdown. The Mumbai Police, which first investigated the loss of life, mentioned the actor had died by suicide.
But amid allegations by Sushant Rajput’s household, associates and followers, the CBI and Enforcement Directorate and others launched investigations into the loss of life and numerous angles linked to it.
“The CBI investigation related to the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput is still continuing and all the aspects of the case are being looked into meticulously,” a CBI official was quoted saying by ANI at this time.
The movie fraternity, united by grief, poured their hearts out on social media on the primary loss of life anniversary of the actor.
Director Abhishek Kapoor, who gave Sushant his large Bollywood break with Kai Po Che, wrote: “1 year today… Still numb. #omnamahshivaya #sushantsinghrajput #superstar forever.”
— Abhishek Kapoor (@Abhishekapoor) June 14, 2021
“Miss you, your questions and everything we spoke about. From the stars to the things unknown, you showed me the world like I had never seen it before. I hope you’ve found your peace my curious sweet SSR…Om Shanti,” wrote Bhumi Pednekar, her Sonchiriya co-star, in a shifting put up.
Last yr, quickly after the actor’s loss of life, his father, KK Singh, filed a case towards his son’s girlfriend, actor Rhea Chakraborty, accusing her of mentally harassing Sushant Rajput, taking his cash and driving him to suicide.
The investigations quickly turned mired in a sequence of controversies, together with a politically-charged stand-off between Bihar and Mumbai Police, and devolved right into a multi-agency probe that noticed the CBI, the Enforcement Directorate and the Narcotics Control Bureau all file separate instances.
Rhea Chakraborty, in an interview to NDTV final yr, mentioned she had knowledgeable Mr Rajput’s household in regards to the actor’s melancholy and but they left him.
“I still cannot believe it. He was absolutely the best guy and the most beautiful person I have ever met. He wanted to do charity. He was the greatest boyfriend ever. He looked after me. He always advised me. I was proud of him, of how much he has achieved coming from a small town. We bonded over this. Since I am also an outsider and have grown up all across India. Our relationship was like a movie, like a fairy tale. But yes, we had problems,” Ms Chakraborty had informed NDTV after a police case was filed towards her within the actor’s loss of life case.
Ms Chakraborty was arrested over drugs-related fees and later launched on bail.
Last month the Narcotics Bureau, which is probing alleged hyperlinks between drug smuggling and the movie trade, arrested Sushant Rajput’s roommate – Siddharth Pithani – who was amongst 4 individuals current on the actor’s dwelling when he was discovered useless.
Recently, the Delhi High Court refused to remain the discharge of a film – ‘Nyay: The Justice’, – primarily based on the the late actor’s life.
Mr Rajput, who turned a family title along with his hit tv sequence “Pavitra Rishta“, debuted in movies in 2013 with the critically-acclaimed “Kai Po Che!” primarily based on Chetan Bhagat’s bestselling e book “The Three Mistakes of My Life”.
The film catapulted Mr Rajput into the large league and he went on to do a number of movies. He additionally performed MS Dhoni within the former India cricket staff skipper’s biopic.
He performed the eponymous function of Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! within the 2015 thriller. He had a supporting function in Aamir Khan’s 2014 hit PK. In 2018, Mr Rajput starred in Kedarnath reverse debutante Sara Ali Khan.
Born in Patna, Mr Rajput studied engineering however dropped out to pursue an performing profession.