Mumbai: Indrani Mukerjea's former husband Sanjeev Khanna has reportedly told the Mumbai Police that he agreed to be part of the plot to kill Sheena Bora after he was told that his daughter Vidhie's life may be in danger.
As per a report in The Times of India, Sanjeev has told the cops that he was told by Indrani that Sheena and Mikhail may kill Vidhie.
Vidhie is Sanjeev's and Indrani's daughter.
Sheena and Mikhail are Indrani's children from an earlier marriage (before Sanjeev) or relationship, it is not exactly confirmed.
Some reports have said that they are her children from her first husband Siddharth Das.
The newspaper quoted a police source saying that Khanna had admitted to his role in the murder and had said that he along with Indrani had strangled Sheena.
Khanna was supposedly told by Indrani that if Sheena and Mikhail were killed then Vidhie will be the only inheritor of Peter Mukerjea's assets.
The former Star CEO Peter Mukerjea's (Indrani's current husband) assets are valued at several hundred crores.
Khanna is also believed to have told the cops that he regretted his act after he got to know that that Sheena and Mikhail did not have any plans to kill Vidhie
Khanna was arrested in Kolkata on Wednesday and then brought to Mumbai on Thursday.
Indrani was arrested, along with her former husband Khanna and her driver Shyam Rai in the sensational Sheena Bora murder case.