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Unnao case: SC directs CBI to complete investigation in 7 days

The Supreme Court on Thursday transferred all five cases linked to the Unnao rape survivor from the CBI court in Uttar Pradesh to Delhi and said the designated judge in the national capital will commence the trial on a day-to-day basis and complete the trial within 45 days. "Taking into account the ground stated in transfer petition, and letter to the CJI, we order the transfer of all the cases from the CBI court in UP to Delhi,' the top court said. The court has also directed the state to pay a compensation of Rs 25 lakh to the Unnao rape survivor by tomorrow. The apex court has also ordered security to be provided to the survivor and family and injured lawyer and his family.

Updated : 01 August 2019, 04:55 PM