Actor Sushant Singh Rajput's untimely demise created shockwaves in the country. Many of his fans and well-wishers have expressed their grief by demanding justice for the actor.
Fans are also demanding to know if it is a case of murder being covered up even though both the post-mortem and autopsy had stated that the cause of death was "asphyxiation due to hanging."
Now, Mumbai Police has issued a statement clarifying the status of the case. Deputy Commissioner of Police Abhishek Trimukhe who is in charge of Zone 9 has issued a statement.
It reads, "Bandra police has recorded statements of 27 people so far in the #SushantSinghRajput's death case. We've got his detailed post-mortem report & doctors have clearly mentioned asphyxia due to hanging as cause of his death."
We are investigating the reason behind his suicide from every angle: Abhishek Trimukhe, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP). #Mumbai— ANI (@ANI) June 27, 2020
The DCP further stated, "We are investigating the reason behind his suicide from every angle: Abhishek Trimukhe, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP)."
Recently, Yash Raj Films' Shanoo Sharma was spotted at the Bandra station to record her statement. Many other high-profile members from big production houses are reported to give their statements to the police.
Sushant was found dead in his Bandra residence on June 14,2020. He was 34.
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