Delhi Police today filed chargesheet in the court in rape and murder case of a girl in Nangal area of Delhi. Union Home Minister Amit Shah had given directions to speedily complete investigation and file chargesheet within 30 days, so that the victim family gets speedy justice. Ministry of Home Affairs in a statement said that filing of chargesheet shows the zero tolerance and commitment of Government of India to act speedily to ensure stringent punishment for those committing crimes against women and girls.
The 400-page charge sheet was submitted by Crime Branch in the Patiala House Court, which has kept the same for consideration on 31st of this month. Keeping in view the sensitivity of the case, the charge sheet has been submitted within 30 days against the four accused persons who are currently in judicial custody.
The Ministry said, during the investigation, scientific, technical and other evidences were gathered and analyzed, besides recording testimonies of relevant witnesses. The case was transferred from Police Station Delhi Cantt to the Crime Branch of Delhi Police on 5th of this month following which a Special Investigation Team was constituted.