If an FIR once started, shall not be cancelled by the police, nor by the Magistrate. Recording of FIR means starting of an investigation of a cognizable case which can only be concluded in any of the following ways:
By refusing investigation under sec.157 (b) CrPC
By transferring it to a different police station on question of jurisdiction.
By submitting a final report after such an investigation or,
By submitting a charge sheet after an investigation.
Categories: Police Investigation