Bhansali was planning to take Sushant in 4 of his films, colleagues heap praises last film


MUMBAI: A day after director-producer Sanjay Leela Bhansali recorded his statement at Bandra Police Station in connection with Sushant Singh Rajput’s suicide case, Abhishek Trimukhe, DCP (Zone IX), Mumbai Police said that Bhansali was planning to take the actor in four of his films.

“Sanjay Leela Bhansali was planning to take Sushant in four of his films. But due to unavailabilty of dates the films had other actors,” Trimukhe said.

He further informed that police has taken in custody CCTV recordings of building where Sushant was staying. “No CCTVs installed in Sushant’s house. Forensic reports are awaited,” he stated.

Sushant Singh Rajput

“Mumbai Police is investigating into all important details about this case. Mumbai Police is awaiting response from Nodal of Twitter, about the alleged tweets circulated on social media from SSR handle,” Trimukhe added. Rajput was found dead in his Mumbai residence earlier in June.

Meanwhile, as the trailer of late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s last film ‘Dil Bechara’ was released on Monday, several celebrities took to social media to heap praises on the trailer.

Senior actor Anil Kapoor termed the trailer of the film as the “reminder to live each and every moment to the fullest.”

“A reminder to all of us to live each and every moment to the fullest. A beautiful trailer and tribute to the star we lost too soon but get to see him shine on screen one last time and be immortalised through his work forever in millions of hearts.

Actor-Director Farhan Akhtar also appreciated the trailer and said that it reminds us that we have lost a talented actor but watching Sushant Singh Rajput (SSR) in the trailer brings a smile to the face.

“Just watched #DilBecharaTrailer .. it does, of course, remind us that we have lost a talented actor way too soon but it also brings a smile to the face with it’s charming, bittersweet feel .. my best wishes to @CastingChhabra and the team. Look forward to it,” he tweeted along with the link to the trailer.

Bhumi Pednekar to express her views on the trailer of the film and tweeted, “#DilBechara Overwhelmed with millions of emotions…Can’t wait you watch it.” Sushant’s close friend and hid ‘Raabta’ co-star Kriti Sanon, on the other hand, said that it will be hard for her to watch the film but she will not miss it.

With the trailer release, ‘Dil Bechara’ is trending on Twitter with fans pouring love for the departed actor. Adapted from the famous John Green novel ‘The Fault In Our Stars,’ the film will release on online video streaming platform Disney+ Hotstar on July 24. (ANI)