Punjab: Police presents challan in rape and murder case in 9 days
Punjab Police (Photo Credits: Twitter)
Quickly following the orders of Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, the Punjab Police on Friday presented a challan in the case of rape and murder of a six-year-old Dalit girl in Hoshiarpur. The police completed the investigation in less than 10 days. A special prosecutor was appointed for speedy action in the case. In this, the state government has demanded a fast track trial to provide justice to the victim soon. Both the accused in this case were arrested on the night of 21 October. Both had tried to give it a political color by comparing it with the Hathras case. Also read: Sirohi Rape & Murdered Case: Murder after raping a minor girl in Sirohi, Rajasthan, absconding accused arrested
Taking this incident seriously, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh directed the Punjab Police to present his charge sheet in the court within 10 days. According to the instructions of the Chief Minister, after completing the investigation, the police submitted its report to the special court of Neelam Arora in a record time of nine days.