Name- Showik Chakraborty
Date of Birth- Not Known
Age- 24 years(as in 2020)
Mother- Sandhya Chakraborty
Father- Showik Chakraborty
Sister– Rhea Chakraborty
Marital Status/Marriage- Unmarried
Net Worth- N/A
Showik Chakraborty Biography
Showik Chakraborty is younger brother of Bollywood actress Rhea Chakraborty. He is one of the 6 people against whom CBI filed an FIR related to the unfortunate death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Showik has made constant headlines in the news post Sushant’s death. This constant attention started after father of late actor accused Showik’s family along with his sister and parents in using the late actor’s money. His entire family faced huge criticism from public after the case in which they were all accused of abetment of suicide, theft, cheating, wrongful restraint, etc. Now let’s move forward and look in more detail about his family, career, relation with Sushant and more.
Showik Chakraborty Family
He was born in Bengaluru, India into a middle class Bengali family. His father name is Indrajit Chakraborty and mother name is Sandhya Chakraborty. He has an elder sister named Rhea Chakraborty. He completed his schooling from Army Public School in Ambala and Mumbai’s Bombay Scottish School in Mahim. After completing his schooling, he went abroad for further studies and now resides in Mumbai with his family.
Showik Chakraborty Career
Not much was known about his career until the death of Sushant Singh Rajput. But post actors’ demise, lots of shocking news came especially related to his finance. Among many news, one was related to the 2 companies which was established by Sushant. And what was more shocking for everyone was that Showik along with Rhea were Sushant’s partners in 2 companies. One company named “Vividrage Rhealityx Pvt Ltd” in 2019 dealt with artificial intelligence, mixed reality and experimental technology. The other, Front India For World Foundation formed in 2020 was a non-profit organization which intended to work on the eradication of poverty, malnutrition, and hunger.
Post Sushant’s death, ED registered a money laundering case against Rhea and her family members on 31st July. The case pertains to alleged “suspicious transactions” worth Rs 15 crore from the late actor’s account. This came into notice after Sushant’s father filed an FIR in Patna against Chakraborty family in which it was mentioned clearly that Rhea took such huge amount from his account over a period of time.
Showik Chakraborty and Sushant Singh Relationship
Sushant met Showik through Rhea. Despite they knew each other for a long time as Sushant was dating Rhea, sister of Showik but he never posted anything about him on his social media accounts. So, it would be difficult to say about the relationship they shared. It was only after Sushant’s death that Showik posted for the first time on 24th July 2020, before the release of Dil Bechara movie. He addressed Sushant as Bhai and concluded the post by saying “Jai Shiv Shamboo”.
Did Showik used Sushant’s money?
It has been all over the news that Rhea and her family have used Sushant’s money for their personal use. They were partners with Sushant in 2 companies. From flight expenses of Showik to his fees to beauty parlor expenses of Rhea to a lot more things, it was all paid directly from Sushant’s personal account.
Showik Chakraborty Controversy
Have a look at some popular controversies related to him:
- After the death of Sushant on 14th June 2020, the CBI took the investigation into his death from Bihar police. The people who have been named in the FIR of alleged criminal conspiracy and abetment to suicide was Showik Charaborty, Rhea Chakraborty, Sandhya Chakraborty, Inderjit Chakraborty, Shruti Modi among others.