Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) recorded the statement of filmmaker and director Rumi Jafri in connection with a money laundering case related to the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput. While giving this information on Thursday, ED officials said that Jafri had reached the office of Central Investigation Agency located at Ballard Estate here at around 11:30 AM. Also Read – CBI to reach Mumbai today in Sushant case, may recite suicide scene
According to sources, the director’s statement has been recorded regarding his plan to direct a film with the late actor and the finances involved in this upcoming project. Earlier, Jafri was questioned by the Mumbai Police. Also Read – BMC’s new ‘maneuver’ in Sushant Singh case, CBI team will stop quarantine for more than 7 days’
Mumbai: Director Rumi Jaffery reaches Enforcement Directorate office, to join investigation in a money laundering case, in connection with the death of actor #SushantSinghRajput pic.twitter.com/BamQmjkOyo Also Read – Dead body of 41-year-old famous artist Ram Indranil Kamat found in a bathtub, fear of suicide
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Rajput (34) was found hanging from the noose on June 14 at his residence in Bandra area here. Earlier this week, the agency ED recorded the statement of Rajput’s father KK Singh in this case.
The father of the late actor lodged a complaint with Bihar Police in Patna on July 25 against Rajput’s friend Riya Chakraborty, his family members, Rajput manager Samuel Miranda and Shruti Modi and unknown people for cheating and abetting their son to suicide Had
Bihar Police had registered a criminal FIR based on this complaint. Subsequently, on Wednesday, the Supreme Court approved the ongoing CBI investigation in the FIR lodged against actress Riya Chakravati in connection with Sushant Singh Rajput’s ‘unnatural death’.