It’s been six months since Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput passed away on 14 June 2020. While the death case continues to be a mystery as the CBI investigation os still underway, the case saw many conspiracy theories making rounds on the Internet.
In a new twist, actor Akshay Kumar has filed a Rs 500 Crore Defamation Case against a YouTuber who dragged the actor’s name in Rajput’s death case and made fake allegations against him.
As per a latest report in Mid-day, a YouTuber named Rashid Siddiqui made several videos wherein he alleged that Akshay Kumar was unhappy with Sushant bagging big films like Dhoni: The Untold Story film.
In his videos, he also made shocking claims that Akshay Kumar was secretly in talks with the Maharashtra government for Sushant Singh Rajput’s death and that he helped Rhea Chakraborty escape to Canada.
Furious with these allegations thrown against him, Kumar has reportedly slammed a defamation suit against the YouTuber. Earlier, Rashid Siddiqui was arrested by Mumbai Police for dragging Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray and his son Aditya Thackeray in the SSR case.
As per a report in India.com, Rashid Siddiqui has earned over Rs 15 lakh in four months by posting videos about Sushant Singh Rajput’s death on his channel.