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MUZAFFARPUR — A court docket has directed the CBI to behavior an inquiry in opposition to Bihar Leader Minister Nitish Kumar and two senior bureaucrats in reference to the Muzaffarpur refuge house intercourse scandal.
The particular POCSO court docket handed the order on Friday on an software filed via an accused, Ashwani, a self-styled clinical practitioner who allegedly used to inject the house’s inmates with sedatives earlier than they have been matter to sexual abuse.
Ashwani had alleged in his petition that the CBI was once “suppressing info” in process the investigation which might come to gentle if the jobs of “former DM, Muzaffarpur, Dharmendra Singh, senior IAS officer Atul Kumar Singh, former divisional commissioner of Muzaffarpur and recently primary secretary, the Social Welfare Division, and Leader Minister Nitish Kumar” have been probed.
POCSO pass judgement on Manoj Kumar directed the CBI to behavior an inquiry in opposition to the aforementioned other folks.
The trial within the high-profile case was once transferred vide order dated 7 February to the Particular POCSO court docket at Saket in Delhi the place listening to is prone to begin from subsequent week, CBI resources mentioned.