The court, while acquitting Jigna Vora, observed that there was “no trustworthy evidence” against her. It further said that perhaps the prosecution was also aware of the quality of evidence against her and had, hence, not addressed arguments against her with much force.
Seven years after journalist J Dey was shot dead near his residence in Powai, a Mumbai court on Wednesday sentenced the nine accused, including Chhota Rajan, to life imprisonment. Here is a timeline of events since his killing on July 11, 2011.
As per the woman’s statement, she got acquainted with Nikalje in 2014 after a common contact sent her to him. The victim wanted some financial help to pursue her college education. Nikalje is believed to have helped her by raising funds
According to the CBI charge sheet, Rajan was miffed with some articles written by Dey, and also because of a planned book by the scribe which reportedly portrayed the gangster as a 'chindi' (petty) criminal.
Lakhan Bhaiya and his friend were picked up from Vashi on November 11, 2006, and the former was killed in a fake encounter near Nana Nani Park in Versova the same day. He was allegedly a member of Chhota Rajan’s gang.
Underworld don Chhota Rajan is one of India’s most wanted criminals who has been on the run for nearly two decades. Born in Mumbai, Rajan is wanted for multiple charges including murder and possession and use of illegal firearms. In 2000, there was an attempt on his life when Dawood’s men tracked him down to […]