Retd Justice Dhingra to head 1984 anti-Sikh riots probe committee, submit interim report to SC in two months

The committee has been directed to file an interim report within two months in the Supreme Court.

Retd Justice Dhingra to head 1984 anti-Sikh riots probe committee, submit interim report to SC in two months

New Delhi: Retired justice Shiv Narayan Dhingra will head the new committee that will re-investigate 186 closed cases related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

Retired IAS officer Rajdeep Singh and IPS officer Avishek Dullar will be other two members of the committee that will re-investigate the cases.

The committee has been directed to file an interim report within two months in the Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court yesterday ordered a re-investigation of 186 cases that were closed earlier by a Special Investigation Team (SIT) in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots.

The court will hear the matter next on March 19. 

(With ANI inputs)

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