CBI Officials Say Agency Will Probe Sushant Singh Rajput Death Case
The CBI will take up the probe into the alleged suicide of actor Sushant Singh Rajput on a reference of the Bihar government, officials said Wednesday.
Bihar police had registered a case of abetment to suicide, criminal conspiracy, cheating among other charges on a complaint by the family of the deceased actor.
The state government had sought a CBI probe into the matter, they said.
The centre has forwarded the reference to the CBI which has decided to start the probe on its basis, officials said.
According to the procedure, the CBI has the freedom to return the reference in case there are legal issues involved and may seek further clarification but sources in the know said the case will be taken up for investigation.