Mumbai: A video is doing rounds on social media in which a senior police inspector posted at the police station in suburban Jogeshwari is seen feeding a cake to a local history sheeter on his birthday. This video is of a residential society where the birthday of the criminal was being celebrated. An inquiry has been ordered into the matter.
A police official has confirmed that this incident happened about two weeks ago, about a residential society in Jogeshwari where the criminal lives. He said that history sheeter Danish Shaikh has several criminal cases registered against him including attempt to murder and he was also arrested earlier by Jogeshwari police.
I didn’t know Danish was present with the cake – Narlikar
The video is of fifteen seconds in which senior police inspector Mahendra Narlikar, dressed in khaki uniform, is seen feeding Danish cake on his birthday. His birthday was being celebrated in the society’s office. When asked about the incident, Narlikar said, ‘That video is old. There was some sabotage work going on in the society, which I went there to see. There some senior citizens insisted that I should go to the society’s office. I went there but then I did not know that Danish was present there with a cake.’’
Investigation ordered in the matter
Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone 10) Mahesh Reddy said that preliminary inquiry has been ordered in the matter and Assistant Commissioner of Police of Sakinaka Division will investigate.