Gurugram, Feb. 3 -- Rapping the Haryana government and the state police, the special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court of Haryana on Tuesday said "they are sleeping like a Kumbhakarna" instead of discharging their statutory duties, over the delay in granting prosecution sanction for four Gurugram police personnel in the school murder case. The court directed that the action be taken within 10 days.

Aman Inder Singh, special judicial magistrate of the CBI court in Panchkula on Tuesday, observed, "What makes the situation more pathetic is the fact of sleeping over the request of CBI like a Kumbhakarna instead of discharging its statutory duties without delay." The court observed that the authorities were not taking action to prote...