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The CBI alleged that the girls at the shelter home were taken to Parveen's residence where they "were taught dance and soliciting men" but she claimed she was not an accused.
Verma had stepped down as the minister for social welfare in August, following reports that her husband, Chandrashekhar Verma, had close links with Brajesh Thakur, the prime accused.
The CBI officials are now trying to find out as to whom the bodies of the girls were handed over after their autopsies and also whether cases were registered in the matter.
Over 30 girls were allegedly raped and sexually abused at the shelter home.
Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate of Majaul passed the order to this effect invoking sections 82 and 83 of Code of Criminal Procedure.
Manju Verma had stepped down as social welfare minister in August after media reports indicated close links between her husband Chandrashekhar Verma and prime accused in the case.
The alleged sexual exploitation of children at the shelter home run by Thakur came to light after Mumbai's Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) submitted an audit report of 110 shelter homes.
Verma is wanted in a case of recovery of ammunition from her house during a raid in connection with the shelter home case.
Verma, who is facing detention under Arms Act, moved to Begusarai court last Tuesday while pleading with it not to declare her an "absconder'.
While a woman fled from a shelter home in Patna on September 24, two minor girls escaped from another government-funded short-stay home in Khagaria district on October 29.
Verma had to resign as the social welfare minister from the Bihar Cabinet after reports suggested "close links" between her husband Chandrashekhar Verma and Muzaffarpur shelter home scandal accused.
Manjhaul sub-divisional court issued the warrant against Verma on Wednesday soon after the Supreme Court rapped the Bihar government for not arresting her.
A bench headed by Justice Madan B. Lokur ordered for Thakur's shifting to the high-security prison in Punjab, despite the defence counsel suggestion to shift him to Delhi.
The apex court bench directed that prime accused Brajesh Thakur be shifted to the Patiala high security jail in Punjab from Bihar's Badarpur jail.
Manju Verma resigned on August 8 following allegations that Brajesh Thakur, the main accused in the case, had links with her husband.