Pune : Deccan Express – Pune Rural Police | Gaurav Lakde was absconding in murder case of notorious goon Ganesh Raskar. Ganesh Raskar was shot dead by Gaurav Lakde. For the last 10 days, Gaurav Lakde was absconding. He has now been arrested by the police. So far, police have arrested three people in the case.
Police got information that he was hiding in a sugarcane farm in Shivare of Mirewadi in Phaltan taluka. Jejuri police cordoned off the sugarcane field around 10 pm on Monday (Dec. 26) and caught Gaurav Lakde.
According to the information received from the police, Gaurav Lakde had killed the notorious goon Ganesh Raskar with the help of one of his accomplice Nikhil Dhware. The incident took place on July 16 at 7 pm near a shop adjacent to Nira bus stand. The accused had killed Gunda Ganesh Raskar by firing on his head and jaw.
Even after the arrest of the three, the main accused Gaurav Lakde was still absconding. Police searched for him in Satara, Sangli and Pandharpur. Meanwhile, police got information that Gaurav Lakde was hiding in a sugarcane farm on the outskirts of Mirewadi (Taluka Phaltan). Police arrested him by laying a trap. Accused Gaurav Lakde was arrested and produced before Judge Patil. Accused Gaurav Lakde has been remanded in police custody till July 30.
‘The accused had hidden the locally made pistol and magazine used in the crime in an old house on his farm, which was recovered by the police. The weapon has been seized by the police. The accused is being questioned by the police.’
– Sunil Mahadik, Inspector of Police Jejuri
This action was taken under the guidance of Police Superintendent Dr Abhinav Deshmukh, Additional Superintendent of Police Milind Mohite, Sub Divisional Police Officer Dhananjay Patil by Jejuri Police Inspector Sunil Mahadik, Assistant Faujdar Mahadev Kutwal, Police Havildar Vitthal Kadam, Police Naik Dharamveer Khande, Police Havildar Sandeep Karande, Sandeep Mokashi, and Nira Police’s Police Faujdar Kailash Gotpagar, Nandkumar Sonwalkar, Assistant Faujdar Suresh Gaikwad, Sudarshan Holkar, Police Naik Rajendra Bhapkar, Policemen Nilesh Jadhav, Praveen Shinde, Harichandra Kare, Driver Policemen Bhanudas Sark, Sanjay Dhamal.
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