Muzaffarpur, July 29: The CBI has registered a case on the request of Bihar Government and further notification from the Centre and has taken over the investigation case related alleged sexual abuse of girls at a government-funded shelter home in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur. Also Read - Bihar Assembly Election 2020: BJP President JP Nadda to Meet Party Brass in State to Decide on Seat Sharing
The abuse at the shelter home came to light earlier this week after a girl alleged that her fellow inmate had been beaten to death and buried on the premises. On probe, medical examinations have revealed that at least 34 girls had been sexually exploited at the government-run NGO. Bihar’s Director General of Police (DGP) KS Dwivedi had earlier said at least 10 perpetrators of the crime had been arrested. Dwivedi also said that nearly four girls were reportedly missing from the shelter home since December 2013.