After an opening of over a yr, the CBI has taken over a politically delicate kidnapping and suspect homicide case in Kanpur wherein a lab technician used to be abducted, and remains to be lacking.
Sanjit Yadav used to be abducted remaining June. On Monday, the CBI registered an FIR within the case after over 14 months for the reason that Uttar Pradesh govt had written to the Centre on August 2 remaining yr recommending a CBI probe within the sensational case. The Centre issued a notification on September 22 this yr approving a CBI probe, consistent with the paperwork connected to the FIR lodged by way of the CBI. The function of the Uttar Pradesh police has been underneath scanner ever because it took up the case.
Former leader minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav had visited the circle of relatives remaining yr and promised a CBI probe as soon as the Samajwadi Celebration got here to energy within the state.
Sanjit had long gone lacking on 22 June along with his circle of relatives blaming one Rajendra Yadav and his son Rahul Yadav for kidnapping him as a wedding proposal from Rahul for Sanjit’s sister used to be rejected by way of the circle of relatives. A ransom of Rs 30 lakh used to be demanded from the circle of relatives which they declare used to be passed over to the police, however the kidnappers allegedly controlled to flee with that cash by way of hoodwinking the police.
The police later arrested some buddies of Sanjit, and claimed that they had killed Sanjit and thrown his frame in a river. Then again, the frame used to be by no means discovered.
The circle of relatives had since been tough a CBI probe. The UP police has, in the meantime, already filed a charge-sheet towards the stated accused and booked them underneath the Gangsters Act.
Then SSP of Kanpur Dinesh Kumar used to be transferred, whilst 4 different senior officers had been suspended. The circle of relatives has been suspecting the police model for lengthy and the CBI will now probe the case afresh.