The Chhattisgarh authorities has constituted a panel headed by a director basic of police rank officer to probe the suicide of an Indian Police Service (IPS) officer after which Bilaspur district’s Superintendent of Police (SP) in 2012, officers mentioned on Saturday.
In keeping with an order issued by the federal government, the five-member committee will probably be headed by Director Common of Police (Jail) Sanjay Pillai and different officers.
They may probe the dying of 2002-batch Chhattisgarh cadre IPS officer, Rahul Sharma (37) who shot himself together with his service revolver within the cops’ mess in Bilaspur on March 12, 2012.
The BJP authorities within the state at the moment had really useful a probe by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) which had dominated out any foul play within the dying of Sharma after investigation and the company had filed its closure report in 2013, a senior official mentioned.
After the Congress got here in energy in 2018, some leaders had been demanding probe into Sharma’s suicide
Senior officers mentioned that the most recent probe introduced by the federal government eight years after the incident will perform an in depth investigation into some factors talked about by the CBI in its report into the incident.