Sushant Singh Rajput’s death investigation speeded up after Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) tok over the case from Mumbai Police after Supreme Court’s decision. In a week of investigation, CBI has questioned four members present at Sushant’s house during the time f his death including his flatmate Siddharth Pithani, his staffs Neeraj Singh, Dipesh Sawant and Keshav. In several hours of investigation, CBI questioned all the fours in detail about the exact incident that took place between June 13 night and June 14.
During the investigation, CBI got to know about many facts related to Sushant Singh Rajput’s death.
What Dipesh Sawant, Neeraj Singh and Keshav and Siddharth Pithani told CBI:
Dipesh Sawant, who was the house manager at Sushant’s house. On June 14, Dipesh was the first rise in the morning.During the investigation, Dipesh told CBI that on June 13 night when he asked Sushant for dinner, he said won’t eat anything and asked just for mango and milk shake. Sushant asked Dipesh to go have dinner. Dipesh said that after Sushant’s instruction he came to his floor and after having dinner started watching movie on his mobile phone.
Dipesh ringed on Sushant’s phone at around 10:30 pm, but his call was not answered by Sushant. Dipesh thought Sushant is slept. Next morning on June 14, Dipesh woke up at 5:30 am. Dipesh went to Sushant’s room at 6:30 am and knocked his door. Sushant was sitting at his bed. Dipesh asked for tea and breakfast, but Sushant’s refused to take tea and breakfast.
Dipesh said that Sushant was alone in his room, fan was on and curtains were up.
At 7 am Keshav and Neeraj Singh were also awake. Keshav was his cook while Neeraj was servant. Neeraj told CBI that between 8:00-8:15 am, Sushant came out of his room and called Neeraj from the stairs and asked cold water. Neeraj went to give him water.
Between 9:00-9:15 am, cook Keshav went to Sushant’s room with fruit juice and coconut water. Keshav further in his statement to CBI said that after this he went to Sushant’s room for asking what he will have in lunch. But he found Sushant’s room locked from inside. he then informed Siddharth pithani about it.
What Siddharth Pithani did:
Siddharth Pithani, who is a creative art designer, was closest to Sushant among all the other four members in his house. Siddharth used to sleep in the front room of Sushant till the time Rhea Chakraborty was not staying with Sushant. At around 10 am, Dipesh told Siddharth Pithani at Sushant’s room is lock from inside and he is not opening the door. Dipesh said that everyone was shocked because he used to lock his room from inside only when Rhea was staying with him otherwise he used to keep his room open. After 10-15 minutes, they again knocked the door, but there was no response from Sushant’s side.
What Siddharth Pithani told CBI:
Siddharth pithani said that at the same time he got a call from Sushant’s sister Meetu Singh. Siddharth said that he told Meetu that Sushant was not opening the door, on which Sushant’s sister said that keep trying, and if it still doesn’t get open inform me. Siddharth said that they knocked the door loudly this time, but to no avail. Then Siddharth called Samuel Miranda, who was the ex manager of Sushant, to ask if there is another key of Sushant’s room, but Samuel said there is no second key.
Siddharth Pithani called locksmith:
Siddharth first asked the building guard if he know any locksmith. The guard asked the reason for it, to which Siddharth said due to wind the door got locked automatically. The guard said to wait for a while. Meanwhile, Siddharth googled a phone number of a locksmith and called him. The locksmith said it won’t open without breaking it. He broke the lock after Siddharth’s permission. As the door got opened, Siddharth paid Rs 2000 to him and asked him to leave immediately with his instruments.
Who was first to enter Sushant’s room:
As soon as the room was opened, Dipesh and Siddharth were the first to enter Sushant’s room while Neeraj was standing outside the room. Lights of the room were off and curtains were down. As they switched on the light, they saw Sushant hanging to the fan with a green colour cloth.
Siddharth immediately called Sushant’s sister Meetu Singh and informed her. Then he called ambulance on 108. He informed that one of his friend hanged himself. On insisting he revealed Sushant’s name.
Siddharth further said that then he received Sushant’s elder sister phone call and he informed the same. Then on the ame call, Sushant’s brother-in-law asked him to put the body down and check if he is still alive. Siddharth then asked for a knife and cut the cloth. He laid the body down on bed.
After 5 minute when Sushant’s sister Meetu Singh came to the room she said, ”Gulshan what you did babu?”
After a while police arrived and further process started.