The Supreme Court docket on Monday requested a petitioner looking for a court-monitored CBI inquiry into the dying of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s former supervisor Disha Salian to method the Bombay Excessive Court docket.
Disha Salian, 28, died on June 8 after falling off the 14th ground of a residential constructing in Malad in west Mumbai. Six days later, on June 14, 34-year-old Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered hanging in his Bandra dwelling.
The matter got here up for listening to earlier than a bench headed by Chief Justice S A Bobde.
“Why do not you go to Bombay Excessive Court docket? They know the case and they’ll take an knowledgeable determination after which it’s possible you’ll come right here if there’s any problem,” the bench, additionally comprising Justices A S Bopanna and V Ramasubramanian, requested the petitioner’s counsel.
The petition was filed by advocate Puneet Dhanda who claimed that the deaths of Disha Salian and Sushant Singh Rajput are interconnected as they occurred beneath suspicious circumstances.
Advocate Vineet Dhanda, showing for the petitioner, mentioned a CBI probe was ordered in an identical linked case.
“Chances are you’ll be having a case or not. However why are you not going to the excessive court docket. What’s flawed with the Bombay Excessive Court docket. They know all officers they usually have proof. Come right here you probably have an issue,” the bench mentioned whereas permitting the petitioner to withdraw the plea with the freedom to method the excessive court docket.
In response to the plea, “…after the dying of Sushant Singh Rajput, varied rumours and conspiracy theories have been linked between the deaths of Disha Salian and Sushant Singh Rajput, as a result of each died in suspicious circumstances and on the peak of their profitable skilled profession.”