Sushant Singh Rajput’s death: Cops record statement of Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Mumbai: Mumbai police probing the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput have recorded the statement of Bollywood filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

Bhansali, who had offered films to Rajput, but they could not work together apparently due to date issues, answered to questions raised by the police officials, sources said.

The Bandra police, who are probing angle of potential professional rivalry in Rajput’s alleged suicide, are trying to understand the reason behind his depression.

Recently, actress Rhea Chakraborty, who was rumoured to have been dating Rajput, was interrogated by the Mumbai Police for nine hours straight.

According to reports, during the interrogation, Rhea confirmed that she had been living with Rajput and that the couple was looking to invest in property together as they had planned to get married in November.

An official said that Rhea Chakraborty recorded her statement at Bandra Police station “She was at the police station for almost nine hours. The investigating officers questioned her about various angles, including Rajput’s professional life,” he added.


NT Bureau