Rohtak, October 14: Three cases have been registered by the Central Bureau of Investigation on allegations relating to violence during a caste based agitation in District Rohtak, Haryana in February, 2016. Allegations include attacking, looting of weapons of the police guard, attempting to murder the family members and burning down the residence of Finance Minister in the government of Haryana.
On request of Haryana government CBI took over the investigation of these three cases. The allegations in two of these three cases pertain to violence & arson at the residence of Finance Minister (government of Haryana). The third case relates to allegations of looting of weapons from an organization of BSF & Haryana Police and attempting to murder them by thousands of armed rioters while they were on Law & Order duty at Delhi Bye Pass, Rohtak.
Many people were allegedly injured & some of them grievously in these violent attacks. It was further claimed that property worth crores of Rupees was burnt and weapons of police guards were looted by the agitators who were demanding reservation for a certain community in Haryana. These cases have been transferred by the Govt. of Haryana to CBI. Further investigation is in progress.