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Justice J R Midha issued the direction on a defamation suit moved by the student's mother, Fatima Nafees, contending that the news reports and videos are defamatory.
The Delhi High Court on Monday allowed CBI to file a closure report in the matter, bringing an end to the investigation into the mysterious disappearance of Ahmed.
The Delhi Police had not opposed the handing over of the investigation in the case, saying it had done its bit in the matter.
Ahmed had gone missing from the Mahi-Mandvi hostel of the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on October 15, 2016, following a scuffle with some other students.
Advocate Colin Gonsalves alleged the probe agency has not conducted the investigation in a fair manner.
The high court had on May 16 last year handed over to the CBI the investigation into the disappearance of Ahmed.
The Delhi High Court on Tuesday adjourned hearing in the Jawaharlal Nehru University JNU missing student Najeeb Ahmed's case till May 11.
Najeeb case: Delhi HC pulls up Central Forensic Library, Chandigarh over laxity in analysing suspects' phones
The court had in February asked the laboratory to give its report to the CBI, which is probing the matter, by March 19.
Najeeb Ahmed abduction case: Delhi High Court directs CFSL Director to expedite analysis of suspects' phones
The court expressed concern over the delay in the forensic analysis of the seized phones and asked the laboratory to give its report by March 19.
The posters having nine names including that of the complainants read, "Nine accused refused lie detector test.They have delayed investigation by nine months.What are they hiding?" they said.
A 26-year-old student, pursuing PhD at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) here, has gone missing from the campus, the police said.
The Central Bureau of Investigation, which is probing the disappearance of JNU student Najeeb Ahmed, is now trying to trace him in files of unidentified bodies.
In a status report submitted before the court, the investigative agency stated that the probe was underway and that it required more time to complete it.
The court direction came after it allowed Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) plea seeking early hearing on the application seeking consent of nine students for a lie detection test.
The CBI, in its plea, had sought early hearing on its application seeking consent of nine students for a lie detection test regarding the disappearance of Najeeb in October last year.