The Bombay Excessive Courtroom, on Thursday, January 7, reserved its order on a plea which was filed by late actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s sisters Priyanka Singh and Meetu Singh who’re in search of quashing the FIR that has been filed towards them by Rhea Chakraborty.
On September 7, Rhea Chakraborty had registered an FIR with Mumbai Police towards Sushant Singh Rajput’s sisters for procuring medicines for the late actor, illegally. The sisters had approached the courtroom final 12 months to quash the FIR. Within the courtroom, their lawyer Vikas Singh argued that the medicines had been prescribed by means of telemedicine, underneath the rules of ICMR. He additional mentioned that the FIR is a counter case and is part of the CBI investigation. Extra Solicitor Normal Anil Singh, who appeared for the CBI, supported the sisters’ declare that the FIR must be quashed.
Rhea Chakraborty’s lawyer Satish Maneshinde and Devdatt Kamat, who appeared for Mumbai Police, opposed the claims. In accordance with India As we speak, Maneshinde argued, “for 14 months that Rhea was with SSR [Sushant Singh Rajput], he consulted 5 high psychiatric medical doctors and was taking medicines prescribed by them. A press release by one in all SSR’s servant says that a number of nights earlier than SSR’s dying he had rolled 4 joints for SSR. And, when SSR died, these joints weren’t there. The medical doctors had mentioned that medicine and medicines had been a deadly mixture and Rhea had requested him to not take medicine.”
He additional mentioned that Rhea Chakraborty and Sushant Singh Rajput had an argument in June 2020 after which she left his home. His sisters had been current in a while after she left on June 8, 2020.
Devdatt Kamat, representing Mumbai Police, learn out the WhatsApp dialog between Sushant and his sisters citing that on-line session falls floor for the reason that dialog occurred solely by way of textual content messages. In accordance with India As we speak, Kamat mentioned, “Any person has gone to the OPD of a hospital in Delhi, consulted the physician and obtained the prescription. These aren’t over-the-counter medicine. And, the petitioners haven’t even learn the Telemedicine Act. The physician must be happy with the id of the affected person and has to undergo the wants of the affected person earlier than prescribing. The prescription was given by a heart specialist which is simply one other matter. Prima-facie, there’s a doubt in regards to the paper and it must be investigated.”
As a number of claims had been made in courtroom, the Bombay Excessive Courtroom reserved its judgment and the remakers had been made by Justices S S Shinde and M S Karnik. In accordance with PTI, Justice Shinde mentioned, “Regardless of the case…from Sushant Singh Rajput’s face one might make out that he was harmless and sober…and a very good human being. All people preferred him particularly in that M S Dhoni movie.”
The bench directed the legal professionals to submit their written submissions earlier than reserving its order.