Lucknow, October 7
The Uttar Pradesh authorities on Wednesday prolonged time given to the SIT, constituted to probe the Hathras incident, to submit its report by 10 days.
“Sure…the time for submitting report for the SIT has been prolonged by 10 days,” Further Chief Secretary (Dwelling) Awanish Kumar Awasthi instructed PTI.
When requested concerning the causes for the extension, he mentioned, “The reason being one. The probe will not be accomplished.”
The SIT, constituted on September 30, was initially given seven days time ending on Wednesday to submit its report on the investigation of the alleged gang rape and killing of a 19-year-old Dalit lady in a village in Hathras district on September 14. PTI