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The grieving family met Balangir SP Shiva Subramani last week, who instructed Muribahal IIC to register a case.
A day after the shocking incident, heavy security was deployed in the area and tension spiralled as the angry families of the victims demanded justice for their kin.
The notice was issued to the state chief secretary and director general of police, calling for a detailed report in the matter within four weeks, a press release from the NHRC said Friday.
After a marathon meeting held at Kattanam on Monday, the district administration has said that the funeral will be held on Tuesday.
As per reports, a 60-year-old woman and her 27-year-old daughter, arrested on the charges of theft, were stripped naked and severely beaten by a woman police personnel in front of male police.
In response to a show cause notice of the apex rights panel, the State Government had contended that none of the women reported any complaint or complication pursuant to the operation.
The commission took suo motu cognizance of media reports on the issue.
The commission has observed that the contents of the news reports, raise a serious issue of violation of human rights of the victim.
The child protection officer of Muzaffarpur District has been arrested in connection with alleged sexual exploitation.
Violence broke out on May 22 during protests demanding the closure of the factory over pollution concerns with police opening fire, resulting in the death of 13 people.
The notice has been sent to the state's chief secretary Rajive Kumar and a detailed report is expected from the government within six weeks.
The National Human Rights Commission has issued notices to Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh governments over the alleged prevalence of the banned Devadasi system.