Jailed former media govt Indrani Mukerjea, accused of killing her daughter Sheena Bora in 2012, has written to the CBI claiming that she is alive and has requested for an investigation, including a brand new twist to the sensational case.
Indrani Mukherjea claims she met a lady prisoner who advised her she had met Sheena Bora in Kashmir, in accordance with the letter despatched on to the CBI. “She wrote to the CBI, we now have no particulars of what she wrote,” stated her lawyer Sana Khan.
Indrani Mukherjea, 49, has been in jail in Mumbai since 2015. She was arrested for the homicide of 25-year-old Sheena Bora, her daughter from her first marriage.
Three months after her arrest, her husband Peter Mukerjea was additionally arrested on fees of serving to Indrani.
Investigators say Sheena Bora was murdered by Indrani Mukerjea, who was helped by her driver Shyamvar Rai and her second husband Sanjeev Khanna.
Indrani did it as a result of she was enraged with Sheena over her relationship with Rahul Mukerjea – Peter Mukerjea’s son from an earlier marriage – in accordance with investigators.
The CBI additionally stated Sheena Bora had threatened to show her mom after a monetary dispute between them.
After the homicide, Indrani advised mates that Sheena – she had claimed to the world that she was her sister – had moved to the US.
The homicide surfaced when Indrani Mukherjee’s driver was arrested in a separate case.
Based mostly on the motive force’s assertion, Sheena’s half-burnt physique was dug up from a forest close to Mumbai.
Some 60 witnesses have recorded their statements within the trial, which began in 2017.
Whereas nonetheless in jail, Indrani and Peter Mukherjea ended their 17-year relationship and had been granted a divorce in 2019. Peter Mukherjea was launched on bail in 2020.