CBI cannot function independently, invoked as tool to persecute State govt officials: West Bengal to Supreme Court in post-poll violence appeal

"An honest and impartial investigation cannot be expected from the CBI especially in the context of the State of West Bengal," the State has claimed in its appeal.
West Bengal post poll violence, Supreme Court
West Bengal post poll violence, Supreme Court

In its appeal challenging the Calcutta High Court order directing a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe into the post-poll violence cases in the State, the West Bengal government has told the Supreme Court the agency cannot function independently.

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