Nine months after Additional DC Yashwant Sonawane was burnt alive, CBI filed a charge sheet against 6 accused in a North Maha court.
Sonawane was burnt alive by suspected members of the oil
adulteration racket on January 25 near Manmad in the Nashik
district, when he tried to stop an adulteration that was
Maharashtra Home Minister R R
Patil favoured a CBI probe into the killing of Nashik
Additional Collector Yashwant Sonawane allegedly by the
members of the oil mafia.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has met the family members of additional
collector Yashwant Sonawane, who was murdered by oil mafia earlier this week.
BJP said that the murder of Sonawane, who was allegedly burnt alive on Tuesday, was a result of the "well established
nexus between oil mafias and the ruling politicians.
Launching a crackdown on the oil adulteration mafia following the murder of additional District Collector Yashwant Sonawane, authorities carried out raids at nearly 200 places in Maharashtra and arrested over 180 people.
Yashwant Sonawane, 44, was doused with kerosene and burnt alive in Panewadi, near Manmad in Nashik district Tuesday
The move from the Centre came after in a gruesome incident Nashik additional district collector Yashwant Sonawane was burnt alive by the oil mafia.
Yashwant Sonawane was burnt alive by the oil mafia near Manmad in Maharashtra`s Nashik district.
Seven persons were arrested for the murder of Addl Collector Yashwant Sonawane, who was burnt alive by suspected members of a local oil mafia.
Brother-in-law of Additional
Collector Yashwant Sonawane, killed by oil mafia in Nashik
district on Tuesday, has demanded a CBI inquiry into the
Yashwant Sonawane, Additional Collector of Malegaon, was burnt to death on Tuesday by oil mafia.
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