Actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s brother-in-law OP Singh, who is the Additional Director General of Police and posted as Special Officer in the Haryana Chief Minister’s Office, suspected some foul play in the crime, it is reliably learnt on Monday. He is seeking a thorough probe into the incident.
The 34-year-old actor was found hanging at his apartment in Mumbai’s Bandra on Sunday. His sister lives in Chandigarh. State officials said Singh has left for Mumbai soon he came to know about the suicide incident.
Expressing condolences, Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar said actor Rajput’s death is an “irreparable loss” to not only the film industry but also for the entire society.
The cremation will happen today. His elder sister has already flown from Chandigarh last Sunday along with her husband. Sushant Singh Rajput was the youngest of his five siblings. Now, his father KK Singh has left from Patna along with a relative, BJP MLA Niraj Kumar Singh ‘Babloo’ is also accompanying him.
Fans will remember that Sushant Singh Rajput visited Bihar last year. He had gone to get his mundan done from the Manasa Devi Temple near Sultanganj. It was his late mother’s wish. Sushant was very proud of his roots and even contributed for the state’s flood relief.