On Monday, Mahesh Bhatt was questioned for two hours in the case of Sushant Singh Rajput. Mahesh Bhatt’s name was added to the case when Suhrita Das, a writer who worked in his camp, made a sensational disclosure on the second day of Sushant’s death that Riya had kept distance from Sushant only on Mahesh’s behest. After this news came in the media, the pressure on the police to interrogate Mahesh Bhatt started.
Suhrita’s post spread sensation
Suhrita posted this on the very day of Sushant’s death. He had told in this post written for Riya – Riya, when the whole world is offering condolences for Sushant. Then I stand with you. I have seen you coming to Bhatta Saheb for counseling. Have seen your struggle.
Sir had seen why he had said that he saw Parveen Babi in Sushant. That’s why he said- Get away or else you too will get lost with him. You gave everything to this relationship You did more than you could do being a woman. Suhrita later deleted this post.
40 people questioned but Mahesh is the oldest
From the day of Sushant’s death on June 14 to July 27, around 40 people have been questioned, of which Mahesh Bhatt is the oldest. 71-year-old Mahesh Bhatt reached the police station with a colleague. Being in the Senior Citizen category, the police had already asked them to prepare to avoid infection. All those called before them were below the age of 40-50.
Bhat gave this statement to the police
Mahesh Bhatt got his statement recorded in the police on Monday 27 July. According to reports, he never offered Sushant the lead role in Road 2. He met Sushant only twice. Once in 2018, when Sushant came to meet him and another time, when in February 2020, Sushant was not feeling well.
Then he went to his Bandra house to see Sushant. During that time, there were some books and other literary things written by Sushant on YouTube channel and Bhat. There was never any discussion between them about professional things and films.
Remains of Mahesh’s statement
- According to Mahesh Bhatt, he was never ready to make a film about Sushant. Sushant had expressed his desire to work with Mahesh Bhatt and said that if he gets a small role then he is ready to do it.
- In August 2018, Sushant tweeted a tweet, praising Mahesh Bhatt. In 2018, Sushant was impressed by Mahesh Bhatt writing a book and expressed his desire to meet on tweet praising him.
- When Mahesh Bhatt was questioned about his mental state prediction before Sushant’s suicide, he told that when he met Sushant for the second time, he met Sushant’s house in the terrace, in which Sushant-Riya and Mahesh Was close to some.
- Mahesh had told- I had talked to Sushant about an hour and a half on professional and personal things. At that time, I had a confused state of Sushant’s mind, which is entangled in itself and I told Riya to handle Sushant.