The accused's wife claimed that the CBI had threatened to kill her husband and demanded an amount of Rs 50 lakh to have his name cleared in the case.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday apprehended one more person in connection with the Birbhum killings, taking the total number of arrests made by the agency in the case to five.
During the assessments, one psychologist will be present to note their body language as well as facial expressions, which will be treated as evidence, said the official.
The family members of the accused are agitating in front of the CBI camp. The elder sister of Lalon Sheikh has demanded action against CBI officials. Additional security force has been deployed in front of the CBI camp in...
The CBI submitted that it has no issues in probing Sheikh’s murder too if the court so ordered.
Birbhum Violence: Eight people were burnt to death after a number of houses in West Bengal's Bogtui village were set on fire by unknown miscreants, in a suspected fallout of the murder of a local Trinamool Congress leader.
Ten people had succumbed to burn injuries after their houses in Bogtui were allegedly firebombed by assailants in March, following the murder of local TMC leader Bhadu Sheikh.
BJP said its MLAs were ‘violently assaulted’ by TMC inside West Bengal Assembly, after they demanded discussion on Birbhum violence.
Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Sunday said the good work done by the force cannot be negated by the fault of its one or two members.
Birbhum Violence: The Central Bureau of Investigation(CBI) took over the case after Calcutta High Court ordered probe by the former agency. Earlier, the West...