Pune: Bharati Vidyapeeth police arrested absconding criminal Nilesh Bharam, a Ravi Pujari aide, at Navi Mumbai and busted his gang on Tuesday, a police official said.
Pune Assistant Commissioner of Police Sunil Ramanand said, "Nilesh Bharam resides in the Dhankavadi area. He was extorting traders of the area. He is involved in many other crimes too and is wanted in 14 crimes of a serious nature. He had committed crimes in Navi Mumbai and Thane also. We sent a squad to Navi Mumbai and arrested him".
ACP Ramanand also indicated that Pune police would bust three more gangs in Pune shortly.