Kin of some of the women,who died in the tragedy and underwent post-mortem at Sassoon Hospital and MGM Hospital in Panvel,have complained that jewellery worn by the women were missing. The police also did not hand over the jewelllery separately,they complained.
“Most of the women were wearing jewellery. There are nine women victims. The families are in a bad state and do not want to take up the issue now. Many of the families haven’t received any jewellery or other valuables like mobile phones and cash,” said Anjum Sayyed,a resident of the locality.
“We handed over the valuables to families of the victims before the postmortem in the Khalapur hospital. Some other bodies were at Sassoon Hospital and a hospital in Panvel. We are not aware about them,” said a constable who supervised post-mortems for Khalapur police station.