It is learned that the BJP leader Subramanian Swamy was also planning to approach the court for a court-monitored investigation in the case.
It may be recalled Sunanda Pushkar (1964-2014) had met Shashi Tharoor at a party organised by another tycoon Sunny Varkey in Dubai in 2007 that turned into friendship and closeness between the two. They got married in 2010 in a Malayali wedding ceremony, after Tharoor got elected to the Indian Parliament. This was the third marriage for both of them.
Shortly before her mysterious death in a Delhi hotel in 2014, a misunderstanding between the couple was reported in the media. It was on July 1 that controversy over her death got into the limelight once again and further deepened with Doctor Sudhir Gupta of AIIMS claiming that he was pressurized to give a false report in the death case of Pushkar.