March 08, 2020 10:22 pm
The CBI has said it recently recovered a pistol from a creek of the Arabian Sea near Thane following a search for four weapons suspected to have been dismantled and dumped in July 2018 by the alleged shooter in the 2013 murder case, Sharad Kalaskar.
November 21, 2019 9:34 am
The CBI has claimed that Bhave played a key role in the conspiracy by helping in the reconnaissance of the murder site and other spots, and planning the escape route.
November 21, 2019 9:35 am
The chargesheet filed by the CBI on Wednesday, accessed by The Indian Express, lists the outcome of the CBI’s investigation into the role of the 53-year-old Mumbai-based lawyer and his aide Bhave, who is a convict in the 2008 Thane blasts case.
August 17, 2019 10:13 pm
A team of CBI, which is investigating the case, had arrested Bhave along with lawyer Sanjiv Punalekar in May this year in connection with the Dabholkar murder.
June 14, 2019 5:03 pm
The CBI informed the court that an operation will be carried out within a month to search and retrieve four country-made pistols, which were allegedly dismantled and thrown by the accused into a creek in adjoining Thane district.
June 02, 2019 4:34 am
Punalekar (53) and Bhave (34) were arrested by the agency on May 25. They were produced before the court on Saturday after their first custodial remand ended. The court of Additional Sessions Judge A V Rotte extended their custody till June 4.
May 30, 2019 1:11 am
Dabholkar (67) was shot dead by two assailants at the Omkareshwar bridge in Pune on August 20, 2013. The CBI had alleged that Punalekar had instructed Kalaskar to dismantle a set of firearms, including the one used in Dabholkar’s murder.
May 28, 2019 4:21 am
The CBI had in February filed the supplementary chargesheet in the case against the two alleged shooters — Sachin Andure and Sharad Kalaskar.
March 30, 2019 8:12 am
Expressing “shock” over the high court’s observations questioning the CM, Tawde said: “The High Court should give their observations in writing. It will then bring greater clarity and enable government to respond.”
August 21, 2018 6:23 pm
A khukri, three live rounds and a 7.65-bore pistol were recovered on the basis of leads given by Sachin Prakasrao Andure, who was arrested recently by the Central Bureau of Investigation.