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- 3 People Arrested In The Murder Of Businessman Associated With The Antilia Case, Among The 2 Suspended Constables Of Police And One Bookie
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This photo is from Mansukh Hiren. His body was found in the Gulf of Mumbra on 5 March. The Maharashtra ATS was investigating the case. -File photo.
Maharashtra Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has claimed to have settled the case of the death of businessman Mansukh Hiren in connection with the Antilia case. DIG Shivdeep Lande of ATS said this on Sunday afternoon. He said that 3 people have been arrested in this case. Of these, 2 are suspended constables from Maharashtra Police, while one is a bookie. The names of both former constables are Vinayak Shinde and Naresh Dhare. ATS says that these people are behind the killing of Mansukh.
DIG Shivdeep Lande of Maharashtra ATS also shared the matter of solving the case of Mansukh Hiren’s death on social media.
DIG Shivdeep Lande of ATS described the case as one of the most challenging of his career. In fact, Maharashtra ATS was investigating the death of Mansukh Hiren, the owner of an SUV recovered from near Mukesh Ambani’s house.
The Central Government had on Saturday submitted an inquiry into the matter to the NIA. The notification of the NIA investigation from the Ministry of Home Affairs has been released only one day, when the state’s ATS has claimed to have disclosed the case.
Mansukh’s body was found in the Gulf of Mumbra on 5 March
Mansukh’s body was recovered from the Gulf of Mumbra on 5 March. His wife accused former CIU officer Sachin Bazhe of getting him murdered. After the former CM Fadnavis took up the matter in the Assembly, Home Minister Anil Deshmukh handed it over to the ATS. ATS had decided to hand over the investigation to the NIA under section 8. According to the rule, if the agency is investigating a scheduled crime, then it can simultaneously investigate any other case committed by the offender.