Chennai: Tamil Nadu police on Saturday transferred
to the Crime Branch division of the CID, the alleged encounter
case in which five men suspectedly involved in two bank
robberies were shot dead in the city.
Police sources said, DGP Ramanujam has ordered CBCID to
probe the killing, which has raised several questions with
even National Human Rights Commission issuing a notice to the
State to investigate the incident on Wednesday last.
Meanwhile, the relatives of the prime suspect in the
bank-robbery case identified the body kept at the Government
General Hospital, they said.
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had yesterday directed
his State`s Director General of Police and the home department
to find out details of the alleged encounter in which four
of the five killed were from Bihar.