The Central Government has entrusted 163 cases to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) for investigation till date, in accordance with Section 6 of the National Investigation Agency Act, 2008. Out of these 163 cases, 153 cases are related to acts of terror. Out of these 153 cases, chargesheets have been filed in 122 cases against 897 accused persons. Out of the remaining 31 cases, 22 cases are under investigation, 1 case has been transferred to the State Police and in 8 cases closure reports have been filed.
This was stated by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir in a written reply to question by Shri Digvijaya Singh in the Rajya Sabha today.
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