March 30, 2019 7:51 am
The CFSL report was prepared on December 11, 2018, but submitted in court earlier this month, stated that the 12 samples, weighing between 4.6 and 5.8 grams, had tested positive for sodium glutamate and negative for mephedrone and other narcotic substances.
August 29, 2017 1:28 am
Shashikala 'Baby' Patankar case: Forensic tests by two laboratories had concluded that the contraband seized by the Satara police from Kalokhe’s home in Kanheri village on March 9, 2015, was food additive sodium glutamate, popularly known as ajinomoto.
May 08, 2016 1:51 am
Officials have identified the accused as Deputy SP Deepak Vithoba Humbare (50) of Wai Division in Satara and 43-year-old Yuvraj Dhamal, a private disaster management contractor.
August 08, 2015 2:08 am
He had applied for bail on the grounds that the locker where the substance was found was also used by his colleagues.
July 16, 2015 2:47 am
The crime branch opposed the bail, citing that it had not recovered her passport and she had amassed a lot of wealth over the years.
June 04, 2015 3:05 am
Baby Patankar, with whom he was allegedly having an affair, is alleged to have been the one who gave him the drugs.
June 02, 2015 1:47 am
Posing as senior police officers, they made him cough up Rs 25 lakh threatening to implicate him in a narcotics case if he didn’t pay up.
April 24, 2015 3:22 am
Patankar has allegedly told her interrogators that she fled to a village near Kudal in Konkan.