A 1997-batch Indian Police Service officer, Dixit reached the Maharashtra Police Headquarters around 12.30 pm and took charge from Dayal.
The inquiry was ordered after a video clip of around 29 seconds showing a young girl being slapped by three women police at the Lalbaug Cha Raja pandal in Central Mumbai, went viral.
Mumbai Police will also have virtual presence soon to improve their policing in the maximum city.
“She is temporarily going to stay with Ashish Trust until we identify her family,” police said.
The ACB sleuths initiated investigation and confirmed that Borude initially demanded a bribe of Rs 15,000 but later negotiated it to Rs 5,000.
Sheena Bora was the daughter of Indrani Mukherjea, wife of Peter and the main suspect in the case, from a previous marriage.
The incident occurred at 1 am on Tuesday, when constable Subhash Misal responded to a wireless message passed by the police main control about a suspicious man seen on the roof of a building in Worli.
The woman had clicked a picture of the accused and posted it on Twitter, after which it went viral.
Denies pre-arrest bail plea of accused.
Police fail to get statements of couples booked for ‘indecent behaviour’ as most of them did not furnish original addresses and contact numbers.
How is “indecency” defined, and what law governs behaviour in public?
The city has been on alert since the beginning of July, a month when terror attacks have occurred in the past.
Unmesh allegedly misbehaved with a traffic police constable during a campaign against drunk driving in the early hours of Wednesday.
Ten policemen from Colaba police station were deployed at the stretch of the promenade between the Gateway and Radio Club and instructed to look for floating notes.
Three women were held for soliciting at guesthouses near Aksa Beach and that other guests were questioned.