Bihar: CBI files case in Rajdev Ranjan murder case

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday registered a case in connection with the murder of Bihar journalist Rajdev Ranjan, an official said.

Representational image. IBNlive

Representational image. IBNlive

The CBI took over the case from Siwan police which said Ranjan's killing was part of a premeditated conspiracy.

Ranjan was shot dead in May in a busy market place near the Station Road in Siwan district of Bihar.

Ranjan was the Siwan bureau chief of Hindi newspaper Hindustan, a part of the Hindustan Times Mediacompany.

The state government had constituted a Special Investigation Team (SIT) comprising two Deputy Superintendents of Police, three Inspectors and five Sub-Inspectors to trace the killers.


Published Date: Sep 15, 2016 07:07 pm | Updated Date: Sep 15, 2016 07:09 pm