Sushant Singh Rajput death case latest updates: The case asks for a lot more of interrogation and investigation and therefore the Mumbai Police is working day and night to find a clue which can prove that Sushant’s death was not due to suicide. It’s been more than a month to Sushant’s untimely death and controversies revolved around his demise are still going on. Police have recorded statements of three psychiatrists and a psychotherapist as part of their probe into the death of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput last month, a senior official said on Monday. Their “statements were recorded over the last three- four days” by the Bandra police who are probing the case, said Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone IX) Abhishek Trimukhe. Also Read - Disha Salian Death Case: Sushant Singh Rajput's ex-Manager Made Last Call to Her Friend Ankita, Reveals Mumbai Police
The late actor was consulting these mental health professionals and hence their statements were recorded as part of the ongoing probe, police said. Rajput was undergoing treatment for depression since November 2019, they said. Also Read - Sushant Singh Rajput's Brother-in-Law Slams News Article For Calling Out 'Toxic Bihari Families'
Rajput, 34, was found dead at his suburban Bandra apartment on June 14 in what the police claimed was a case of suicide. In the initial investigation, the Mumbai police had found that the actor was under medication for depression. Also Read - Sushant Singh Rajput Death Case: Rhea Chakraborty's Brother Showik Chakraborty Grilled By ED For 18 Hours
So far, the police have recorded statements of over 36 people, including film critic Rajeev Masand, director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Bollywood casting director Mukesh Chhabra, actress Sanjana Sanghi and Rajput’s friend Sandip Singh, among others.
Rajput’s friend, actor Rhea Chakraborty, has also given her statement to the police. Filmmaker Aditya Chopra recorded his statement in connection with the case at the Versova Police Station on Saturday.
Rajput starred in films such as Shuddh Desi Romance, Raabta, Kedarnath and Sonchiriya. But his most prominent role came as cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the biopic, MS Dhoni: The Untold Story.
Sushant died by suicide on June 14 after hanging himself to the ceiling fan of his Bandra apartment in Mont Blanc building of Cater Road.
(With inputs from PTI)