Lucknow: The Lucknow Bench of Allahabad High Court on Friday granted two more months till March to CBI for completing investigation into murder of two CMOs in the state Capital and the death of a deputy CMO in jail.

A division bench comprising Justice Pradeep Kant and Justice Ritu Raj Awasthi passed the order on two separate applications moved by CBI, seeking three months further time for completing investigation of these cases which was handed over to it by the High Court for conducting proper probe.

CBI contended that the investigation of these cases is at crucial and final stage.

Two CMOs, Dr V K Arya and Dr B P Singh were shot dead in October 2010 and April 2, 2011 respectively, while Deputy CMO Dr Y S Sachan was found dead in the district jail under mysterious condition on June 22, 2011.

Earlier the investigation was done by the local police but thereafter the case was handed over to the CBI.

Initially, the court granted three months time to CBI to complete the investigation of these cases in July. Thereafter on the request of CBI, the court had granted two more months which was expiring this month.

(Agencies)