CBI registers five cases regarding incidents of violence in Dantewada Distt.(Chhattisgarh) which occurred in March, 2011.

Press Release
New Delhi , 08-08-2011

The Central Bureau of Investigation registered five criminal cases regarding the violence alleged to have occurred in March 2011 in the three villages Morpalli, Tadmetla and Timmapuram of Dantewada district, Chhattisgarh on the directions of Hon�ble Supreme Court of India passed on 05.07.2011 in a Writ Petition. The Hon�ble Supreme Court had also ordered investigation into the incidents of violence alleged to have been committed against Swami Agnivesh and his companions during their visit to state of Chhattisgarh in March 2011. The details of the cases taken over for investigation from local police of Dantewada District, Chhattisgarh are as follows:-

First case has been registered under section 147, 148,149,307,436 IPC and section 25, 27 of Arms Act on the basis of FIR No. 2/2001 dtd.23.03.11 of PS Jagargunda, Distt. Dantewada, Chhattisgarh regarding alleged Naxal attack on the Police party and torching of houses at village Morpalli.

Second case has been registered under section 147, 148,149, 436 IPC and section 25, 27 of Arms Act on the basis of FIR No. 3/2011 dated 23-3-2011 of PS -Jagargunda, District Dantewara Chhattisgarh on alleged Naxal attack and torching of houses of the complainant and other 30-40 house at village Morpalli.

Third case has been registered under section 147, 148,149,307,436 IPC and section 25, 27 of Arms Act on the basis of FIR No. 1/2011 dated 25-3-2011 of PS -Chintagufa, District Dantewara Chhattisgarh regarding alleged Naxal attack on the Police party and torching of houses at village Tadmetla.

Fourth case has been registered under section 147, 148,149, 302, 307,436 IPC and section 25, 27 of Arms Act on the basis of FIR No. 4/2011 dated 23-3-2011 of PS -Jagargunda, District Dantewara Chhattisgarh regarding alleged Naxal attack on the Police party and torching of houses at village Timmapuram. 3 Police personal and one unknown person was killed in the incident.

Fifth case has been registered under section 147, 148,149, 341, 427 IPC on the basis of FIR No.3/2011 dated 26.03.2011 of PS Dornapal, Distt: Dantewada, Chhattisgarh regarding alleged attack on the convoy of Swami Agnivesh, near Sukma Barrier, Dornapal in which three vehicles of the police were damaged.

These five cases are under investigation.

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