Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut has slammed the Centre for handing over the Sushant Singh Rajput demise case to Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). He mentioned that the choice has been taken for political positive aspects and as a part of stress ways.
Terming it as a “conspiracy towards Maharashtra”, the resident editor of occasion mouthpiece Saamana mentioned that Bharatiya Janata Celebration (BJP) has politicised the case by linking a state minister with it.
Raut, in his weekly column Rokhthok, has mentioned that the choice of handing over the investigation is an assault on the state’s autonomy. He has additionally pointed on the ‘misuse of the central companies’ like CBI and mentioned that the Centre’s intervention within the case is an insult to Mumbai Police. He mentioned that although the CBI is a central company, it has been proved again and again that it isn’t unbiased and neutral. “Many state governments have banned the CBI. Individuals in West Bengal took to streets towards the company when it tried to intervene within the Saradha Chit Fund case,” the Shiv Sena chief acknowledged.
“Even Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union residence minister Amit Shah had been of the identical opinion concerning the CBI once they had been lively in Gujarat politics. They’d opposed the switch of Godhra riots and the next killings (in Gujarat in 2002). What’s flawed if the identical emotions are expressed after the switch of the Sushant Singh demise case to the central company,” he questioned.
Raut additionally accused the BJP of defaming the state authorities underneath Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray with the assistance of a bit of media. “One channel has been utilizing derogatory and threatening language for chief minister Uddhav Thackeray. This has anguished many together with Nationalist Congress Celebration (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar. Expressing his discontent over the disrespect to Thackeray who holds constitutional put up, Pawar requested me what motion the federal government has taken. The part of media has assist from the Opposition occasion, which desires to destabilise the federal government,” he mentioned.
“It seems that the script of all the Sushant episode was pre-determined. The Opposition has been linking state minister Aaditya Thackeray with the case simply because he shared cordial relations with a few of the Bollywood actors. Extra disturbing is the Opposition’s stand on all the episode as they’ve stood agency in assist of the Bihar Police. The Opposition and some information channels have been insensitive and inhuman concerning the Disha Salian and her relations who’ve been going via large trauma,” Raut mentioned in his column.
He has additionally slammed Mumbai Police for big delay within the investigation and mentioned that it must be checked if the case was used to “terrorise” Bollywood. “Sensing the excessive profile character of the case, they need to have ensured briefing of the case to the media each subsequent day. Police got here underneath large stress after the linking of a state minister to the case. The police ought to have clarified that they may register an announcement of the politician or minister in the event that they discovered any connection. By inviting the Bollywood stars to document statements, the police gave room to gossiping,” the column reads.
Raut mentioned that Aaditya Thackeray shares cordial relations with actor Dino Morea who had hosted a celebration at his residence earlier than Rajput’s demise, however linking it with the case was flawed. Mudslinging towards any politician with out having any agency proof is unethical, he mentioned.