2.05 Observations on the CBI Closure Report

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2.05 Observations on the CBI Closure Report


he Central Bureau of Investigation submitted a closure report in December 2010, after a two-and-a-half-year probe marked by bungled investigations. The report was filed in a Ghaziabad court after the CBI expressed its inability to solve the case because the agency had not been able to collect evidence against any culprits. But the report seems to have had an intensely damaging effect on the case because it appears to be full of factual inaccuracies, blatant errors, and suppositions.

Let’s start with some of the errors in the document.