CBI TAKES UP INVESTIGATION RELATING TO ALLEGED FAKE ENCOUNTER OF MS. ISRAT JAHAN AND THREE OTHERS

Press Release
New Delhi , 19.12.2011

The Central Bureau of Investigation took up the investigation relating to the alleged Fake Encounter of Ms. Israt Jahan & three others (on 15.06.2004)    on receipt of a complaint from Chairman of SIT in compliance of orders of Gujrat Hight Court and registered a Case on 16.12.2011 Under Section 302, 364, 368, 346, 120-B, 201, 203, 204, 217 & 218 of the IPC and Under Section 25(1)(e) & 27 of the Arms Act against 20 police officials of Gujarat Police and unknown persons.  The case was earlier registered at Ahmedabad City DCB PS vide CR No.8/2004.

The Hon'ble High Court of Gujarat vide its order dated 01.12.2011 in CMA No.15981 & CMA No.9832 both of 2010 and in SCA No.1850 of 2009 has directed the Chairman of Special Investigation Team (SIT) to get registered another/fresh FIR with the Central Bureau of Investigation on the basis of his Final (8th) Report. 

Further Investigation is in progress.

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