"Two employees -- MP Sharma and E Venkateshwara Rao of The Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD
) fought with each other in the office.
Sources in the CBI said that the agency may drop the idea of exhuming the bodies now as the report from the CDFD
has given them enough forensic evidence which could help them crack the case.
Saini had argued that probe officer AGL Kaul on March 17, 2011 wrote a letter to the CDFD
for clarification on this matter, which is when they presented the typographical error claim.
Tiwari was to pay to Rohit the cost incurred on the travel of his representative to the CDFD
, Hyderabad to oversee the DNA test proceedings.
The agency said it seemed that the CDFD
reports on pillow covers recovered from Hemraj's and Krishna's rooms had got interchanged.
" On January 1, 2010, CDFD
wrote me a letter in reference to my letter dated December 12, 2009 in which I asked them to correct the typographical error.
" We have asked the CDFD
to expedite the process of identifying the victims.
But we concluded that the samples did not belong to the victim," a senior CDFD
official from Hyderabad said on Thursday.
These were later sent to AIIMS when CBI took over the probe and subsequently referred to CDFD
which ruled that the samples were not of Arushi.
with Arushi's vaginal swabs, sent for testing at the Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics (CDFD
) in Hyderabad.
The DNA fingerprinting technique provided by India's elite Centre for DNA Fingerprinting and Diagnostics ( CDFD
), Hyderabad, has helped the CBI solve cases even years after the murders were committed.