The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) team probing the Hathras incident reached Hathras on Wednesday for the second consecutive day where it would interrogate the victim’s father and brothers. On the call of the CBI, the SDM and the police took the victim’s father and two brothers from the village to the agriculture department building where they would be questioned. Meanwhile, the victim’s family has demanded that the accused be shifted from Aligarh Jail.
We have no fear right now, says the victim’s brother. There is complete confidence in the CBI investigation and there has never been any ethnic conflict in the village. The victim’s brother said that the accused should be sent from Aligarh jail to another jail. Earlier on Tuesday, the CBI team questioned the victim’s brother for a quarter to four hours. The CBI searched the mauka-ka-vaadat, ie, the bajra field for about three and a half hours. He also visited the place of burning the girl’s funeral pyre.
What the CBI did on
Tuesday: The CBI team, who arrived on Tuesday to investigate Hathras’ health, camped in village Boolgarhi for about four hours. After questioning the family members of the victim’s house, the team took the young woman’s brother along. After interrogating him for about a quarter to four hours, the team rescued him from the village.
For half an hour, the
CBI team interacted with the family for half an hour with the family members of the victim . It is said that the team also investigated the house very closely. From here, the team has also taken the cane, which is said to contain kerosene, while the administration claimed that there was Ganges water in it. After informing the house members one by one, the team left.
Let me tell you that it has been a month since the gang rape incident in Hathras. There was a gang rape incident on 14 September, on 29 September, the victim died in Delhi. After which the local administration hurriedly burnt the body of the victim, which was disputed. The UP government first constituted the SIT in this case, then handed over the investigation to the CBI.