Aarushi case chronology

Aarushi Talwar found dead with her throat slit in the bedroom of her flat in Noida on May 16, 2008.

Last Updated: Dec 29, 2010, 20:28 PM IST

New Delhi: Following is the chronology of the Aarushi murder case in which CBI filed a closure report today:

May 16, 2008: Aarushi Talwar-- daughter of dentist
couple Rajesh and Nupur-- found dead
with her throat slit in the bedroom of
her flat in Noida. Domestic help Hemraj
(Nepalese national) suspected of murder.

May 17: Hemraj`s body found on the terrace of Talwar`s
house.

May 18: Police say murders done with surgical
precision, insider job suspected.

May 19: Talwar`s former Nepalese domestic help Vishnu
Sharma named suspect.

May 21: Delhi Police join murder probe.

May 22: Family under suspicion, honour killing angle
probed, the police quiz Aarushi`s close friend
whom she spoke to 688 times in the 45 days
preceding her murder.

May 23: Aarushi`s father Rajesh Talwar arrested for
the two murders.

June 1: CBI takes over the probe in the case.

June 13: Domestic help of Rajesh Talwar, Krishna,
arrested by CBI.

June 20: Lie detection test of Rajesh Talwar conducted
at CFSL, Delhi.

June 25: Second lie detection test conducted on Nupur
Talwar. Her first lie detection test was
found inconclusive.

June 26: CBI declares the case to be a "blind case".
Rajesh Talwar refused bail by the special
magistrate in Ghaziabad.

July 3: Supreme Court rejects a public interest
litigation (PIL) case which challenged the
administration of narco-analysis test on the
accused in the case.

July 12: Rajesh Talwar freed on bail from Dasna Jail
in Ghaziabad.

Jan 5, 2010: CBI moves court to conduct narco test on
Talwar couple.

PTI