Kotkhai rape

Painstaking scientific investigation helped CBI arrest Kotkhai rape-murder accused

The accused Anil Kumar was very clever as he never left any footprints -- digital or otherwise -- on his whereabouts, due to which the CBI kept its operation a total secret.

published on : 25th April 2018

CBI changes local police theory in Kotkhai case, says it wasn't gangrape

According to the CBI, it wasn't a gang-rape as only one person identified as Anil Kumar found involved in the crime.

published on : 25th April 2018

Kotkhai rape and murder case: Accused sent to judicial custody

The Kotkhai rape and murder case accused, who was arrested by Central Bearau of Investigation (CBI), has been sent to judicial custody till May 7.

published on : 25th April 2018

CBI arrests key suspect in Kotkhai rape and murder case

A 16-year-old girl had gone missing after school hours on July 4, 2017 from Haliala forest in the Kotkhai area of Shimla district and her naked body was found two days later.

published on : 14th April 2018

CBI announces reward of Rs 10 lakh in Kotkhai rape and murder case

The Himachal Pradesh Police had arrested six suspects in the case, one of whom died in its custody.

published on : 15th December 2017

Kotkhai case: CBI court extends judicial custody of cops till December 19

No decision could be made on taking the voice samples of the accused and the matter was also deferred till December 19 as no advocate of the accused party appeared in the court.

published on : 7th December 2017

CBI files charge-sheet in custodial death of Kotkhai rape case accused

On July 13, six people were arrested on charges of rape and murder of the 16-year-old and five days later one of the accused- Suraj Singh, a Nepali national- died in police custody.

published on : 25th November 2017

Kotkhai rape and murder: Himachal court extends police officials' judicial custody till November 25

The court is also likely to hear the CBI's plea seeking permission on voice sampling test of the accused on November 25. This was deferred after the lawyer of the accused did not appear.

published on : 23rd November 2017

Kotkhai rape case: CBI arrests former Shimla SP

The CBI today arrested D W Negi, a former Superintendent of Police of Shimla, taking the number of arrests to nine in the sensational Kotkhai rape case that rocked Himachal Pradesh.

published on : 17th November 2017

Himachal Pradesh: CBI court rejects bail plea of IGP in custodial death of accused in Kotkhai minor rape and murder case

Suraj Singh, an accused in the rape-and-murder case, was killed allegedly by another accused in the case at Kotkhai police station on the intervening night of July 18 and 19.

published on : 28th October 2017

Kotkhai rape case: Judicial custody of eight cops extended till October 3

The police remand was first extended till September 7, and then they were sent to judicial custody till September 20.

published on : 20th September 2017

Kotkhai rape-murder case: Himachal Pradesh HC orders SIT, other officials to file affidavit by August 24

The 16-year-old girl had gone missing after school hours on July 4 from the Haliala forest in the Kotkhai area of Simla district.

published on : 18th August 2017