Sushant Singh Rajput death probe: Mahesh Bhatt, Karan Johar’s manager to be called for questioning

26 July, 2020 | newsx bureau

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As investigation on actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death proceeds, Home Minister Anil Deshmukh has said on Sunday that film-maker Mahesh Bhatt along with Karan Johar's manager will also be scrutinise...

Just days after actor Kangana Ranaut made some claims on Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide case and asked why the Mumbai police is not summoning some people of the Hindi film industry, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Sunday said that film director Mahesh Bhatt and Karan Johar’s manager will be called for the questioning.

“Tomorrow Mahesh Bhatt will be called for questioning and we will later call Karan Johar’s manager too. If required Karan Johar can also be called for the questioning in Sushant Singh Rajput case,” he said while speaking to ANI.
A day Rajput’s suicide, Kangana had released a two-minute video speaking highly of the deceased actor and accusing certain sections of the film industry for not acknowledging the star’s talent.

Kangana had also claimed that some of the last social media posts by the actor made it evident that he was struggling to survive in the industry.

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According to the police, statements of 39 people, including film critic Rajeev Masand, director-producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and filmmaker Aditya Chopra have been recorded in the investigation so far.

Rajput was found dead in his Mumbai residence on June 14.

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