Mumbai: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has recorded the statement of a big businessman of Mumbai suburb in the Mansukh Hiren murder case in Maharashtra. The businessman is considered very close to former encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma.
In fact, the NIA came to know in the investigation that after the murder of Mansukh Hiren, four accused Santosh Shelar, Anand Jadhav, Satish Mothikuri and Manish Soni had gone to Nepal. According to NIA sources, this businessman had arranged for the four of them to go to Nepal.
Crime was not known
The businessman told in his statement that at the behest of Sharma, he had arranged for them all to go to Nepal. Although it was not aware of the crime committed by him. If sources are to be believed, the NIA can also make that businessman a witness in this case.
NIA made many revelations
Let us inform that NIA is making many revelations related to the recently arrested accused in the Mansukh Murder and Antilia case in Maharashtra. The NIA has also claimed that apart from the 10 people arrested so far, more accused were involved in this entire conspiracy and their meetings have been held several times.
The NIA had claimed that former encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma, arrested in this case, had provided fake SIM cards to accused Santosh Shelar, Anand Jadhav, Satish and Manish.
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