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A member of the NCB crew probing medicine angle in actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise case examined constructive for coronavirus on Wednesday following which questioning of the actor’s former supervisor Shruti Modi was postponed, an official stated.
Modi reached the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) workplace in south Mumbai round 10 am for questioning by the Special Investigation Team (SIT). But, earlier than the probe crew might begin recording her assertion, the NCB obtained report of one among its SIT members testing constructive for coronavirus, the official stated.
The SIT member’s antigen check got here out constructive, he stated, including that different members of the probe crew will even be examined and all protocols might be adopted. “Accordingly, we sent back Shruti Modi who had joined the investigation in the morning,” he stated.
The NCB on Tuesday requested Shruti Modi and Rajput’s expertise supervisor Jaya Saha to hitch its investigation to get a transparent image on some elements of the case.
Saha will now be known as later, the official stated. So far, the apex drug legislation enforcement company has arrested 18 folks, together with Rajput’s girlfriend actress Rhea Chakraborty and her brother Showik Chakraborty.
Earlier, statements of Shruti Modi and Jaya Saha have been recorded by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), which is individually probing the Sushant demise case. They have been additionally quizzed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) and the Mumbai Police in reference to instances linked to the Rajput demise probe.
Some chats of Jaya Saha with Rhea Chakraborty had come to gentle throughout the ED’s questioning, the official added. Rajput (34) was discovered hanging in his flat in suburban Bandra on June 14.