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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Tytler refuses to undergo lie detector test yet again

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

leader Jagdish Tytler on Tuesday yet again refused to undergo a lie detector test in connection with the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.

A has reserved its order till May 9.

Earlier in February this year, the (CBI) had sought the court's permission for lie-detector tests on Tytler and arms dealer

Earlier, the had in its plea requested the to direct the duo to appear before it and accord their consent for conducting polygraph test so that further investigation can be conducted in the matter.

Tytler is accused of leading a mob in the 1984 Pul Bangash case in which three Sikhs were killed.

The had earlier given a clean chit to Tytler in the case but re-opened the investigation following the December 4, 2015, order in the wake of Verma's allegation.

The also ordered the agency to find out whether Verma's statement was authentic.

The agency had in September 2016 filed its investigation report in the case.

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First Published: Tue, April 18 2017. 18:42 IST