Police Commissioner Amitesh Kumar today during a press conference, disclosed that Nagpur Police Crime Intelligence team has trace the mind behind the sensational murder case of Er Eaknath Nimgade in 2016. The top cop disclosed that ‘supari’ (contract of killing) to the tune of Rs 1.75 crore might have been given. Though the exact amount and the person giving supari, has not been traced.
He said that the case has been given under the CBI and CBI team has arrived in the city for a follow-up of the case. Kumar further added that Ranjeet Safelkar, now the national President of Shri Ram Sena and history cheater with one murder and several criminal offences on him is the main mastermind along with his associate’s Sharad (Kalu) Hate, Raja POP, Nawab (Nabbu), and others involved. CP said that Raja POP was in Police custody, while the other 9 have been interrogated.
Safelkar was underground for the last 25 days. Now as the case is with CBI they are carrying out further investigation.