After filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, now Mumbai Police has summoned Dharma Productions CEO Apoorva Mehta in Sushant Singh Rajput’s case.
Karan Johar’s close friend and Dharma Productions CEO Apoorva Mehta was seen at Amboli Police Station after being questioned for 3 hours in connection with Sushant Singh Rajput death case. Rajput had worked with the production house of Karan Johar in the 2019 film “Drive”.
Aproova was summoned by police; he reached the Amboli police station around noon. He also carried the contract papers signed by Rajput and the production house.
The police have so far recorded statements of 40 people, including those of Rajput’s family members, his cook, Bollywood personalities including Sanjay Leela Bhansali, film critic Rajeev Masand, actor Sanjana Sanghi, the actor’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, casting director Shanoo Sharma, filmmaker Mukesh Chhabra, and Aditya Chopra of Yash Raj Films.
The police are investigating allegations that professional rivalry, besides clinical depression, drove Rajput to suicide. Rajput starred in films like “Shuddh Desi Romance”, “Raabta”, “Kedarnath”, “Chhichhore” and “Sonchiriya”.
Actor Sushant Singh was found hanging at his apartment in suburban Bandra on June 14.