SIT be­gins scru­ti­n­is­ing un­traced re­ports

Hindustan Times (Patiala) - - Ht Punjab & Haryana -

The Haryana govern­ment on Thurs­day told the Pun­jab and Haryana high court that the SIT, headed by in­spec­tor gen­eral of po­lice (IGP), Hisar range, Amitabh Singh Dhillon has started scru­ti­n­is­ing un­traced re­ports pre­pared by lo­cal po­lice in Ro­htak district on FIRs reg­is­tered into Jat quota vi­o­lence of Fe­bru­ary 2016.

“Each SP has iden­ti­fied 25 im­por­tant cases from amongst those al­lo­cated for su­per­vi­sion of in­ves­ti­ga­tion. It was in­formed by po­lice of­fi­cials that the case files had been ob­tained from the con­cerned po­lice sta­tions and al­lo­cated to in­ves­ti­gat­ing of­fi­cers un­der their su­per­vi­sion. SP Sirsa is in the process of ob­tain­ing th­ese files,” Dhillon told the court.

The SIT is scru­ti­n­is­ing 1,105 FIRs in­clud­ing 921 cases in which un­traced re­pots were pre­pared, but not filed and 184 cases, which are still un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

A to­tal of 1,212 FIRs were reg­is­tered for ar­son dur­ing Jat quota vi­o­lence in Ro­htak district in 2016.

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