The Delhi High Court today has transferred the investigation into the disappearance of JNU student Najeeb Ahmad to the CBI from police. He has been missing since October 15, 2016.
A bench of Justices G.S. Sistani and Rekha Palli transferred the matter to CBI with immediate effect on a plea by the student’s mother after the Delhi Police said it has no problem with such a direction.
The Court said the probe by the CBI would be supervised by an officer not less than the rank of a DIG.
While transferring the matter, the Court noted that the Delhi Police had implemented all directions and suggestions given by the court.The matter will be taken up next on July 17.