MUMBAI: Prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, Indrani Mukerjea, wife of former Star India CEO, Peter Mukerjea was sent back to Byculla jail from JJ Hospital on Tuesday where she recorded her statement in connection with the ongoing investigation ordered by the home department of the state to confirm if there were any lapses or foul play that led to her ill health on October 2 in the jail.(Also Read: Indrani Mukerjea gets discharged; taken back to Byculla jail)
The discharge report of Mukerjea mentioned that the ‘patient was physically and mentally fit’. She then recorded her statement before IG (Prisons) Bipin Singh. “Indrani’s statement was recorded for almost three hours where she narrated the sequence of events leading to her collapse,” a senior police official informed. (Also Read: Judicial custody of accused extended till October 19)
Indrani’s statement was recorded in presence of a lady doctor. While CBI is likely to quiz Indrani today, Nagpada police have also started a parallel probe.
Indrani Mukerjea was arrested by the police on August 25 this year for allegedly killing her daughter Sheena Bora in 2012. The case was lately transferred to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). (Also Read: ‘Now take your 3BHK’, Indrani said while killing Sheena Bora)
Believing the police, Indrani after waking up on October 2 at 5 AM, took a shower, read the Bhagavad Gita and then complained of feeling dizzy. Two doctors were then called at 6AM but her condition worsened following which she was rushed to the hospital and admitted to the Intenseive Care Unit of JJ Hospital. (Also Read: Rakhi Sawant prays to Ganpati, wants ‘best friend’ Indrani Mukerjea to be rescued)
The statement of three doctors has been recorded by the inquiry officers. Sources informed that Indrani dismissed charges of committing suicide and she stored the pills she was prescribed and she was being supplied the medicines by her visitors. Indrani also mentioned that she was disturbed by the news of her mother’s death. (Also Read: EXCLUSIVE: My mother Indrani Mukerjea tried to kill me thrice, says Sheena Bora’s brother Mikhail Bora)