Sushant Singh Rajput death case current status: What is the CBI, NCB, ED update?

A 12 months after Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered lifeless in his Bandra, Mumbai house (June 14, 2020), thousands and thousands of his followers are nonetheless ready for justice as none of the probe businesses investigating the death case – Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) – need to date been in a position concluded the investigation.

The death of Sushant Singh Rajput had created a political storm between the Maharashtra Government and the Bihar Government after which the Centre intervened and the Supreme Court directed the CBI to carry out a probe in connection to his death. This was after the late actor’s father, KK Singh, filed an FIR in opposition to Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty and her relations accusing her of abetment of suicide and siphoning off Rs 15 crore from the late actor’s account, amongst others. After the CBI registered the FIR, a case was lodged by the ED in opposition to Rhea to look into the money-laundering angle. The NCB also stepped in after WhatsApp chats revealed that the actor was given drugs.


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However, none of those businesses have been capable of provide you with the doable cause which may have led to the death of Sushant Singh Rajput.


The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) claims that each one facets are being checked out in the investigation of actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death.

Sushant Singh Rajput along with his household.

The federal probe company throughout its probe recorded statements of Rhea Chakraborty, her father Indrajit, mom, brother Showik, home staffs of Sushant together with his good friend Siddhant Pithani who had been current in the house when he was found lifeless, former managers of Sushant, Mumbai Police officers who had been initially investigating the case, and medical doctors who had handled the actor in the previous. The CBI additionally recreated the crime scene with the assist of forensic consultants from AIIMS and all the doable proof, together with viscera samples, had been despatched for examination.

A panel of AIIMS’ medical doctors, who examined the viscera samples and autopsy reports of Sushant, had dominated out any foul play in the case and instructed the CBI that it is a case of suicide and never homicide.

In a press release, CBI had stated, “During the investigation, all the witnesses have been examined to grasp the circumstances and apprehensions raised by the complainant and his relations and different impartial sources. An intensive and thorough investigation has been carried out on this regard.”

The agency claims that it is conducting the investigation in a thorough and professional manner using the latest scientific techniques.

The CBI also used advanced mobile forensic equipment including the latest software for extraction and analysis of relevant data available in the digital devices and also for analysis of dump data of the relevant cell tower locations related to the case.

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With the help of experts, the agency is also doing a psychiatric analysis of Sushant Singh Rajput to understand what might have led the actor to his death.

During the probe, the federal agency visited Aligarh, Faridabad, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Manesar and Patna to collect evidence and record statements.

The investigating team and senior officers had visited the place of the incident on numerous occasions for a better understanding of the circumstances related to the incident. The experts also carried out a simulation train to raised perceive what might need transpired on June 14, 2020.

Rhea Chakraborty was arrested on September 8 by the NCB on prices of drug procurement and consumption.

CBI also questioned the Cooper Hospital doctors who conducted the autopsy on the actor. The Mumbai Police, based on medical opinion and statements, had said that Sushant Singh Rajput had died by suicide.

CBI has also not found concrete evidence against Rhea Chakraborty on the abetment to suicide charge, as alleged by the family of Sushant.

Rhea Chakraborty, during an interview to India Today, had said that the allegations against her are wrong and that she had moved out of Sushant Singh Rajput’s house six days before his death. Rhea had blocked Sushant on June 9, 2020, a day after she moved out of his apartment.


The Enforcement Directorate had lodged a case of money laundering against Rhea Chakraborty and her family members after Sushant’s family alleged Rs 15 crore of the late actor was siphoned off by Rhea and her brother, Showik Chakraborty.

The ED recorded statements of Rhea and others in the family during their investigation. The financial probe agency found that three firms linked to Sushant were in partnership with Rhea and her brother and several transactions were made from the actor’s account.

Pics of Rhea Chakraborty’s Smash The Patriarchy T-shirt had gone viral again in September 2020.

However, ED failed to search out any concrete proof to indicate that Rhea took and routed Rs 15 crore from Sushant’s account.


The Narcotics Control Bureau had lodged a case after alleged WhatsApp chats of Rhea revealed her dialog about medicine. The NCB had arrested Rhea, her brother and a number of other drug peddlers in the case. It was alleged that Sushant was being given medicine by Rhea and others in the home together with Sushant’s home helps.

The NCB, nevertheless, did not conclude if the medicine given by Rhea to Sushant had been chargeable for the actor’s death.

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