The report further stated that he was close to Sushant’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, only because she worked with him in his 2018 film, ‘Jalebi‘. The director reportedly stated that Rhea used to respect him as a mentor because he gave her a chance in a film. He further revealed that he had no intention of casting Sushant in any of his films and clarified that there was no discussion to cast him in ‘Sadak 2‘.
He also revealed that the late actor was interested to work with him. He even asked Bhatt to give him at least a small role in any of his projects.
Sushant Singh Rajput passed away due to suicide June 14 at his Bandra residence. A few days back, his ladylove Rhea took to her Instagram handle to requested the authorities for a CBI investigation. She wrote, ”Respected @amitshahofficial sir ,
I’m sushant Singh Rajputs girlfriend Rhea chakraborty, it is now over a month since his sudden demise .
I have complete faith in the government , however in the interest of justice , I request you with folded hands to initiate a CBI enquiry into this matter . I only want to understand what pressures prompted Sushant to take this step.