No objection to handing over Kathua rape and murder case to CBI, says Centre

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By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
Published: April 17, 2018 8:03:44 pm


Many people in Kathua, including the families of the accused, have been demanding a CBI probe into the incident, which was, however, rejected by CM Mehbooba Mufti last month. (Source: Express Photo)

As demand for CBI probe into the Kathua rape and murder case is growing, the Centre on Tuesday said it has no objection to the handing over of the case to the premier investigative agency, provided the state government comes out with a reference. “As far as we are concerned, we don’t have any problem or objection to hand over the case to the CBI. If the state government comes out with a reference, we will hand over the case to the agency today itself,” Union Minister Jitendra Singh said.

He added that the court was another option through which the case could go to the CBI….

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