A Mumbai courtroom on Wednesday prolonged the NIA custody of suspended Mumbai police officer Sachin Waze until April 9 within the case of an explosives-laden SUV discovered close to an industrialist’s residence and the loss of life of businessman Mansukh Hiran. Waze was arrested by the Nationwide Investigation Company (NIA) on March 13.
He was on Wednesday produced earlier than particular NIA courtroom decide PR Sitre, who prolonged his custody to the probe company until April 9. The NIA had sought the extension of Waze’s remand for additional probe into the case. Two different accused within the case — suspended police constable Vinayak Shinde and cricket bookie Naresh Gor — have been remanded in 14-day judicial custody by the courtroom.
The courtroom additionally allowed the CBI to query Waze in reference to its preliminary inquiry into the allegations of corruption levelled by senior police officer Param Bir Singh in opposition to former Maharashtra Dwelling Minister Anil Deshmukh. A Scorpio with explosives was discovered close to the industrialist’s residence in south Mumbai on February 25.
Mansukh Hiran, who was in possession of the car, was discovered useless within the Mumbra creek in Thane on March 5.