In May last year, an FIR was registered at Wanawadi police station. and according to the FIR, the racketeers reportedly took money from 30 candidates, who had appeared for the written test for the exam in March last year, and rigged the system to assign higher marks to them.
Police said Ajay Mhetre had gone to Nepal to probe a case and was on his way back when he lost his life in Uttar Pradesh. He had joined the police force in 1988 and became a sub-inspector after passing the competitive examination in 2013.
On Tuesday, the recording of evidence of two witnesses, both policemen who in 2001 had heard audio cassettes containing wireless messages from the control room on January 9, 1993, had to be deferred for want of a tape-recorder.
A First Information Report in this regard has been registered at the Shivajinagar police station by a 37-year-old resident of Bopodi. Based on the complaint, the police have booked the proprietor of the firm, who had an office on Fergusson College Road that has shut down.
Joint Commissioner of Police Shivaji Bodkhe passed the order that states that nomination forms for the election will be accepted at Pune District Collectorate for Pune and Shirur constituencies and at Council Hall for Baramati constituency.