Trader murder case: 1 more in police net

The CID has arrested one more person in connection with the murder of Mukesh Jaiswal,a businessman whose body was found a few days ago. Shree Gandhi,the elder brother of accused Sharad Gandhi,was arrested late on Friday night.

Written by Express News Service | Kolkata | Published:March 29, 2009 3:21 am

The CID has arrested one more person in connection with the murder of Mukesh Jaiswal,a businessman whose body was found a few days ago. Shree Gandhi,the elder brother of accused Sharad Gandhi,was arrested late on Friday night.

“He is accused of planning the murder of the 30-year-old businessman,” a CID source said.

“The jewellery that had gone missing from Mukesh’s body was found in the possession of Shree. He has confessed he had sold some of it,” police sources said.

Jaiswal had a fetish for jewellery. At the time of his murder,he was wearing gold chains,bracelet and rings. Initially,his family had accused the West Bengal police for the missing jewellery.

Shree is a partner in the machine tools business that Sharad runs on NS Road. Sharad had borrowed Rs 80 lakh from Jaiswal for business and was unable to return.

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