Further Probe 1984 Riots Case Against Tytler, Court To CBI

| December 4 , 2015 , 14:43 IST
A court here on Friday refused to accept the closure report and directed the CBI to conduct further investigation in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case against Congress leader Jagdish Tytler. tytler400 Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Saurabh Pratap Singh Laler ordered the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to conduct further investigation and refused to accept the closure report that gives Tytler a clean chit. Earlier, in a new turn in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, the CBI, which had given a clean chit to Congress leader Jagdish Tytler, said it is ready to examine once again the case against him if victim provides fresh evidence. The agency took this stand in a submission filed a local court which had listed the case for pronouncement of order on whether to accept the agency's closure report. But Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate SPS Laler was on leave and the matter was fixed for December 4. (With IANS & PTI inputs)