Muzaffarnagar: CBI has started its investigation into the murder case of a 17-year-old girl in Mundet village here, officials said today.
On the direction of the Supreme Court`s order on May 23, a team of CBI officials visited the district yesterday and took all the police records registered in the case, they said.
The victim, a girl student, identified as Riya was shot dead allegedly by former village head Parveen and three others in Mundet village under Bhorakala police station in the district on March 10.
Police had registered a case against four people and arrested two of the accused but failed to arrest the main accused, Praveen.
The victim`s family had filed a writ petition in the apex court alleging that police did not arrested the main accused even three months after the incident.