Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh On Wednesday introduced the elimination of Mumbai police officer Sachin Vaze from the Crime Intelligence Unit until the inquiry into the mysterious loss of life of car components vendor Mansukh Hiran shouldn’t be accomplished.
While making the announcement within the Maharashtra Legislative Council, Mr Deshmukh stated the state authorities will conduct an neutral probe into the loss of life of Mansukh Hiran.
“Police officer Sachin Vaze will be removed from his current posting in the crime branch till the investigation is not completed. I am taking this decision in view of the rising demand from the opposition,” the minister stated.
Mansukh Hiran was in possession of the SUV which was discovered with explosives exterior industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s home in south Mumbai on February 25.
Police stated the car was stolen from Mansukh Hiran’s possession on February 18. The thriller deepened after his physique was present in a creek final Friday in neighbouring Thane.
Leader of Opposition within the state Assembly Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday demanded motion towards API Sachin Vaze in reference to the loss of life of Mansukh Hiran.
“We will take appropriate action against Vaze if he is involved in his death,” Mr Deshmukh stated within the Council on Wednesday.
However, Leader of Opposition within the Council Pravin Darekar and different opposition members expressed dissatisfaction over the federal government’s determination.
“Vaze is in some way involved in the death of Mansukh Hiran. He should face legal action and should be suspended at once,” Mr Darekar stated.
Later, speaking to reporters within the Vidhan Bhavan complicated, Mr Deshmukh stated the Maharashtra authorities has determined to switch Sachin Vaze from the crime department until the state Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) completes its probe into the case of Mansukh Hiran’s loss of life.
Meanwhile, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anil Parab stated within the state Assembly that API Vaze will probably be shifted from the Crime Intelligence Unit (CIU).
“I also request the leader of opposition to hand over the proof that he has to the police,” he stated.
The challenge was raised by Mr Fadnavis, who demanded that the federal government shift Sachin Vaze from his current posting.
“We want the House to function and debate on the budget. The government has said it will probe the Mansukh Hiran case. Vaze has to be shifted from his present posting,” Mr Fadnavis stated.
Earlier, earlier than Home Minister Deshmukh’s announcement within the Council, the Upper House witnessed ruckus because the opposition BJP demanded motion towards Sachin Vaze.
BJP MLCs Gopichand Padalkar and Mr Darekar sought to know Mr Deshmukh’s stand on Sachin Vaze and why the police officer was being “protected” by the state.
As Mr Deshmukh began talking on how the crime charge in Maharashtra got here down final yr as in comparison with 2019 citing a report of the NCRB, Mr Darekar objected to it and demanded that he first converse on what motion could be taken on Sachin Vaze.
Council’s Deputy Chairperson Neelam Gorhe adjourned the House for 5 minutes.
Meanwhile, Urban Development Minister Eknath Shinde advised reporters within the Vidhan Bhavan complicated that the Maharashtra ATS and the National Investigation Agency (NIA) had been probing the case of Mansukh Hiran’s loss of life and the restoration of explosives-laden car exterior Mr Ambani’s home.
“The truth will come out after the probe is completed. It will be unfair to take action until the probe is completed. So Vaze will be transferred from his present posting,” he stated.
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