Saturday, Feb 16 2019 | Time 01:11 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Around 50 people could be killed in mine shaft flood in Zimbabwe - Reports
  • Pak summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner, deny charges on Pulwama
  • Prez prorogues Rajya Sabha
  • India has audio-visual evidence of Jem, Pak involvement in Pulwama attack : MEA
  • Pulwama attack an " intelligence failure": Mamata
States Share

Hand over Kathua rape-murder case to CBI: Bhim urges PM

Jammu, Apr 14 (UNI) Senior Advocate, Supreme Court of India and Executive Chairman of State Legal Aid Committee, J&K Prof Bhim Singh on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to refer the Kathua rape and murder case to the CBI.
In a letter addressed to the Prime Minister, Prof Singh said that as this matter deserves to be investigated thoroughly to the satisfaction of even Secretary-General of the United Nations who has mentioned in his interaction in New York saying that, “I think we've seen the media reports of this horrific case, of the abuse and the murder of a young girl. We very much hope that the authorities will bring the perpetrators to justice so they can be held accountable for the murder of this young girl.”
Prof Singh has urged Prime Minister, to exercise his exclusive powers which his government can exercise under the special circumstances to hold an independent probe into the alleged rape and murder of eight-year-old girl in Kathua district.
He said that in such a situation the Govt of India can hold a suo-moto inquiry into the most tragic incident where a girl remained missing for seven days after her disappearance in the forest.
Prof Singh said that the Chief Justice of India who made some remarks into this tragic murder in the Supreme Court may also be urged to direct the Govt of India to appoint an independent inquiry of senior officers from the Central Crime Branch like CBI.
UNI VBH RJ 2312
More News

Candle light vigil held in Meghalaya condemning Pulwama attack

15 Feb 2019 | 11:51 PM

Shillong, Feb 15 (UNI) Members of the Rotary Club of Shillong along with CRPF jawans and public on Friday held a candle light march here in Meghalaya condemning the terror attack in Pulwama area in Jammu and Kashmir.

 Sharesee more..

Trains cancelled, diverted due to work of automatic signalling

15 Feb 2019 | 11:48 PM

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 15 (UNI) Railway has made changes in the pattern of a few train services due to engineering works for commissioning the Automatic Signalling in Bangalore Cantonment – Whitefield section of Bengaluru Division of South Western Railway.

 Sharesee more..

CGST target of Rs 18000 crore may be overachieved for West Bengal for FY 19:Official

15 Feb 2019 | 11:31 PM

Kolkata, Feb 15(UNI) The GST revenue target of Rs 18,000 crore for assessees allotted to Central government in West Bengal may be over achieved for the current financial year, a senior official of CGST &CX (South) said here today.

 Sharesee more..

First public meet of Congress-NCP-PRP in Nanded on Feb 20

15 Feb 2019 | 11:27 PM

Nanded, Feb 15 (UNI) In the run-up to upcoming general election, the first public meet of the Congress party, NCP and People's Republican Party (PRP) will be held here on February 20.

 Sharesee more..

Congress takes out Shanti March after Pulwama attack

15 Feb 2019 | 11:26 PM

Shimla, Feb 15 (UNI) Himachal Pradesh Congress state unit on Friday took out a Peace procession on the Mall Road upto Mahatama Gandhi Statute at the Ridge in the wake of the heinous terrorist attack on a CRPF convoy at Pulwama yesterday, which resulted in heavy casualties.

 Sharesee more..
image