Sooraj Pancholi, son of Bollywood couple Aditya Pancholi and Zarina Wahab, who is out on bail, was present in court on Wednesday. He was arrested on June 10, 2013 following Jiah's suicide. Bombay High Court granted him bail a few days later on July 2.
Actor Jiah Khan allegedly committed suicide in 2013. Her mother Rabia Khan had sought that Sooraj Pancholi be booked under charges including murder claiming that her daughter had not committed suicide but was killed.
The mother of Jiah Khan, who committed suicide in 2013, has open letter addressed has written an open letter addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi beseeching him for justice. Rabiya Khan pulled up the CBI for being willfully careless when the case was transferred to them.
The High Court had on February 25 stayed trial against Sooraj while hearing a petition filed by Jiah's mother Rabia Khan challenging the investigating agency CBI's charge sheet terming Jiah's death as a suicide.