Maha likely to appoint SPP in Pratyusha case.
actress Pratyusha Banerjee's mother, Soma Banerjee, the Law Department of Maharashtra is likely to appoint a Special Public Prosecutor in the case.
Soma Banarjee had in her letter to The Law Department, requested the state to appoint a Special Public Prosecutor in this case along with a Crime Branch probe into the matter.
The Principal Secretary of Law Department ( Maharashtra Government) in response has sent a letter to Soma mentioning that they are seriously considering the request.
I NDIA T ODAY is in possession of the letter sent by Maharashtra Government which reads, " we are already in talks with the concerned department to appoint a Special Public Prosecutor in the case. The decision will be taken at the earliest." Meanwhile, the Special Public Prosecutor has written to the Law Department giving his/ her consent to take up this case as a social cause.
Prime accused in the Pratyusha death case, Rahul Raj Singh, is still in hospital but is being questioned daily for two hours at Bangur Nagar Police.
His Anticipatory Bail Application will be heard on 18th April, 2016.
Unsatisfied with the Bangur Nagar Police Investigation, Soma Banarjee has written a letter to the Directorate General of Maharashtra Police, Pravin Dixit, asking to appoint a senior officer to probe this death case.
TV serial actor Pratyusha had hung herself in the Goregaon flat that she shared with the accused.
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