SC notice to West Bengal on Nandigram firing

Last Updated: Monday, September 27, 2010 - 15:22

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the West Bengal government on a petition by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) seeking to proceed against police officers who were found guilty of the Nandigram firing in 2007.
The Calcutta High Court had ordered the CBI probe which was challenged by the state government before the apex court. The apex court then asked the investigating agency to complete the investigation but not to launch prosecution of the officers prima facie found guilty.
The notice was issued by the apex court bench headed by Justice RV Raveendran.

IANS




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