Mastermind of burglary at MLA`s house arrested
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Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 15:12
  
Yavatmal: Police have arrested Pratap Udaysingh Solanki (35), the alleged mastermind behind the burglary at the house of Shiv Sena MLA Sanjay Rathod at Digras in January.

A Yavatmal police team headed by Inspector Nilesh Brahmane nabbed Solanki on Saturday night from Vidisha, Madhya Pradesh.

Police also recovered a Maruti Swift car used in the crime.

On February 08, police had arrested three persons in the case. On Friday, police arrested Solanki's brother-in-law Avinash Chauhan (22) from Nagpur railway station, whose questioning led to Solanki's arrest.

Both Solanki and Chauhan hail from Anandpur, Vidisha.

The gang had allegedly murdered the watchman at the MLA's bungalow before breaking in.

Police have invoked the stringent Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act in the case.

PTI


First Published: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 15:12


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