Forbesganj firing: Judicial panel term extended

The state govt night extended by one year the term of Justice Madhevenendra Saran judicial commission probing the Forbesganj police firing.

Updated: Jan 17, 2012, 23:36 PM IST

Patna: The state government on Tuesday night
extended by one year the term of Justice Madhevenendra Saran
judicial commission probing the Forbesganj police firing
incident in Bihar`s Araria district on June 3, 2011 in which
four persons were killed.

Quoting a notification issued by his department, Home
Secretary Amir Subhani said the term of the judicial
commission has been extended upto Dec 22,2012 with
retrospective effect from Dec 23,2011.

The state on June 22, 2011 had set-up the judicial
commission to probe into the firing incident and then gave
it a term of six months to submit its report.

PTI