The Bombay High Court recently transferred the Jiah Khan death case to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for further investigations. The court has directed the central agency to investigate whether it was a suicidal death or a homicidal one, as suspected by Rabiya Khan, the mother of the deceased actress. The bench felt it was necessary to engage the CBI for further investigation to probe the aspects left out, if any, by the local police in order to unearth the truth.
Preity Zinta recently met Rakesh Maria, Mumbai Police Commissioner with a fresh application that had more details of the three incidents mentioned in her earlier statements. She has also provided names of more witnesses. Earlier, the actress had gone to Wankhede stadium to record a supplementary statement in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. Mumbai Police has recorded the statements of the witnesses named by her.