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CBI lawyer BP Raju sought further custodial interrogation of the accused, Virendra Tawde, saying he was not cooperating with the investigating agency.
Stating that he was not aware whether Tawade had warned or threatened his father, Hamid said, “But, yes, he and other members of his outfit strongly opposed my father’s Ganesh festival campaign in Satara.”
Tawade, a doctor, was arrested by the CBI from Panvel on Friday evening, days after the probe agency searched his residence on June 1.
The CBI had taken over this case in May 2014 on the directions of the Bombay High Court.
CBI sources confirmed that the agency arrested Tawade from Panvel around 8.30 pm, and that he would be produced before the sessions court in Pune on Saturday.
Akolkar, the accused in murder case, is believed to be linked to ‘Sanatan Sanstha’, a Hindu right wing organisation whose headquarters are located in Ponda, Goa.
If we don’t curb religious extremist forces, Bangladesh-like situation will arise in India, says family; Kolhapur court likely to frame charges against Gaikwad today.
Investigators say striking similarities in the murders of Dabholkar, Pansare and Kalburg.
Daughter-in-law of Govind Pansare also expressed her disappointment of struggling for justice after three years of killings.
The HC was hearing petitions by the kin of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare, expressing unhappiness over the probe being conducted by the CBI and a SIT of state police, respectively.
The march, starting on November 21 from the spot where Dr Dabholkar was shot, is intended to put pressure on the government to speed up the probe