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1st NIA Day and R. V. RAJU Memorial Lecture. 
1stR. V. RAJU Memorial Lecture by Sh. M. K. Narayanan. 

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can a State Government request the NIA to take over the investigation of a case?
Ans.  A State Government may request the Central Government to hand over the investigation of a case to the NIA, provided the case has been registered for the offences as contained in the schedule to the NIA Act.

2. Can the Central Government issue directions to Suo-Moto take over the investigation of a case?
Ans.  As per the NIA Act, the Central Government can order NIA to take over investigation of any scheduled offence anywhere in the country.

3. Can the State Government investigate cases under the scheduled offences?
Ans.  Yes. NIA Act provide for such a provision.

4. What will be the role of State Police during investigation of a case by the NIA?
Ans.  NIA will seek assistance from the State Police during investigation of cases by the NIA, and in that situation, it is incumbent on the State Police to assist the NIA.

5. How to join NIA?
Ans.  At present only on deputation. However, direct recruitment rules are being shortly finalised.