Sources said that Surinder had, when he was absconding, spent some days at the residence of a senior Khanna police officer. Members of the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the case, however, remain tight-lipped on the matter.
On November 9, issuing summons under section 160 of CrPC to former Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal, SAD president Sukhbir Singh Badal and Akshay Kumar, the SIT had asked the trio to appear before the team at Amritsar on November 16, November 19 and November 21, respectively.
A delegation of The Agartala Press Club had on Sunday called on the chief minister and demanded constitution of a SIT to investigate the murder. It was also decided that a compensation of Rs 10 lakh would be given to the family of the slain journalist.
New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Commenting on the issue of missing 1984 riots file, senior lawyer HS Phoolka on Friday said the Special Investigation Team (SIT), which was formed by the Kejriwal government in 2014, did not become functional as he resigned from his post thereafter. After Kejriwal's resignation, even the Lieutenant Governor did not constitute the SIT. He added that the new SIT, formed last year by the Centre, has no link with the prior SIT and is working properly.