Last Updated: January 18, 2023, 16:12 IST
Vikas Walkar, father of Shraddha Walkar who was murdered allegedly by her live-in companion Aaftab Poonawala, met Mira Bhayandar-Vasai Virar police chief Madhukar Pandey and demanded motion towards the policemen who apparently didn’t act swiftly on two complaints.
Pandey has assured motion towards the erring officers, Vikas informed reporters exterior the MBVV police commissioner’s workplace at Vasai in Maharashtra’s Palghar district on Tuesday. This was the second assembly between the 2.
According to Vikas, Shraddha had filed a grievance with the Tulinj police in 2020 accusing Poonawala of abusing and assaulting her, whereas he himself had approached the Manikpur police after his daughter went lacking final 12 months.
Both police stations, which come below the jurisdiction of the MBVV, didn’t act on the complaints rapidly, he had alleged earlier.
Poonawala allegedly strangled Shraddha and minimize her physique into 35 items which he stored in a fridge at his residence in Mehrauli in south Delhi in May final 12 months, earlier than dumping them throughout the town over a number of days. He was arrested in Delhi in November.
A deputy commissioner of police from Vasai is finishing up a probe into the allegations of dereliction of duties, stated Vikas on Tuesday. He was additionally apprised of the formation of a particular investigation group (SIT) within the case.
Vikas stated he was glad with the probe accomplished by the Delhi police, which arrested Poonawala, and demanded most punishment for the accused.
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