"No room for laxity while investigating heinous crimes against women and children": Jharkhand HC raps police for slipshod probe

"There is no room for any laches or laxity while investigating a heinous crime against women and children, nor any laches can be tolerated. The margin of error is zero", the Court said.
"No room for laxity while investigating heinous crimes against women and children": Jharkhand HC raps police for slipshod probe
Violence against women

The Jharkhand High Court recently came down strongly on the State Police for its shoddy the investigation into the murder of a woman and her three children by burning them alive (Chandrika Yadav v. State of Jharkhand).

It was also alleged that the police was sabotaging the investigation and aiding the accused, who were threatening the family of the deceased.

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