Former BMC corporator Mukund Pediya from Dadar,who had gone missing four days ago,was found in Sawantwadi on Saturday. Pediya,43,lives in the Municipal Labour Camp in Bhoiwada and left his house on Tuesday morning to attend a funeral.
When Pediya did not return till late at night,his wife Mansi had lodged a missing persons complaint with Bhoiwada police. He is currently holding the up-vibhag pramukh post in Shiv Sena.
Senior inspector Vikram Patil said Pediyas wife had gone searching for him only late in the evening when he did not return.
We lodged a search for Pediya and found him in Sawantwadi near Goa on Saturday. According to Pediyas statement,he was frustrated at home and had left his house to spend some time in Sawantwadi, said Patil.
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