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Jiah Khan case: Special court likely to frame charges against Sooraj Pancholi

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

The special (CBI) is likely to frame charges against actor Sooraj Pancholi in connection with Jiah Khan's suicide case on March 24.

The step has comes after the filed by Jiah's mother Rabia Khan, was withdrawn yesterday after the apex refused to intervene in Bombay High Court's order, which denied an Special Investigations Team (SIT) in the matter.

Rabia had moved the Supreme as her plea seeking an SIT which was rejected by the on February 9.

Jiah was found hanging in her room on June 3, 2013.

A week later, the Juhu police had arrested Sooraj Pancholi for abetment to suicide.

The took over the probe from police on the Bombay High Court's orders. Rabiya Khan had moved the High Court, alleging that her daughter had been murdered and demanding that the probe the matter.

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First Published: Tue, March 21 2017. 11:26 IST