Actor Rhea Chakraborty has requested the cyber crime cell to look into rape and homicide threats she has been receiving following Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise final month.
Sushant Singh Rajput was discovered useless at his house in Mumbai’s Bandra on June 14. Mr Rajput, 34, died by suicide, police say.
Since then Ms Chakraborty — an in depth buddy of Sushant Singh Rajput — has been subjected to on-line hate with customers blaming her for his demise.
The 28-year-old actor stated that whereas she had finally disabled the hate messages within the feedback part of her Instagram web page, the harassment was now insufferable.
She shared a screenshot of a hate message she obtained on Instagram.
“I used to be known as a gold digger. saved quiet I used to be known as a assassin. I saved quiet, I used to be slut shamed, I saved quiet. However how does my silence provide the proper to inform me that you’re going to get me raped and murdered if I do not commit suicide,” the actor wrote tagging the alleged on-line attacker.
Nobody must be subjected to this sort of “toxicity and harassment”, she added.
Rhea Chakraborty tagged the cyber cell and requested the authorities to look into the threats.
“I request @cyber_crime_helpline @cybercrimeindia to please take obligatory motion. Sufficient is sufficient,” she wrote.
Shortly after Sushant Singh Rajput’s demise, Maharashtra Dwelling Minister Anil Deshmukh stated the Mumbai Police would additionally probe the angle of “skilled rivalry”, which was alleged to be the reason for the suicide.
On June 18, Ms Chakraborty was known as to Bandra police station to file her assertion.
Rhea Chakraborty, star of movies similar to Mere Dad Ki Maruti and Jalebi, and Sushant Singh Rajput have been shut pals. On his birthday in January, she shared this submit on Instagram, calling him “Essentially the most stunning supermassive black gap that’s identified to mankind” – Mr Rajput was a eager newbie astronomer and science buff, filling up his personal Instagram feed with posts on the planets and cosmos.