The central agency sleuths requested the court to allow them to take Subhra on seven-day remand.
The Special CBI Court’s judgment that debunked the suicide theory put forward by the defence lawyers can also be viewed as a poignant ode to the slain teenager.
Says convent officials hushed up the incident, state police flayed for destroying evidence
The probe headed by then CBI Kochi unit DSP Nandakumar Nair concluded that Abhaya's was a cold-blooded murder committed by two priests and a nun.
Enamul Haque surrendered before the court at Asansol in Paschim Bardhaman district following an order of the Calcutta HC.
While the Muslim religious leaders rejected the verdict calling it "injustice", the community in general felt that the verdict should be challenged in the higher court.
All the 32 accused in the Babri mosque demolition case, including BJP veterans L K Advani and MM Joshi, were on Wednesday acquitted by a special CBI court.
Delivering the much-awaited verdict in the 28-year-old case, CBI judge S K Yadav held that there was no conclusive proof against the accused.
The entire country witnessed a deep-rooted political conspiracy by BJP-RSS and its leaders to destroy the country’s communal amity and brotherhood for usurping power at any cost,” said Congress.
"It is good that all have been acquitted. Whatever had to happen happened on November 9 last year. This case should also have ended the same day," Iqbal Ansari said.
The petition by former Union disinvestment minister Arun Shourie in the same case has been listed for hearing on Wednesday.
The special CBI court passed the order in response to a protest plea filed by Mayank Tiwari, the elder brother of the deceased young officer who was found dead on the road in Lucknow.
So far, statements of 31 accused persons have been recorded in connection with the case. Earlier, veteran BJP leaders LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi also deposed before the court.
In her latest plea, Mukerjea had sought temporary bail for 45 days, citing the coronavirus outbreak and her medical history.
The trial court framed the questions on the basis of evidence produced by the prosecution agency CBI regarding the complicity of the accused.