PI Rajesh Khandve Arrested | Gadchiroli police arrest controversial PI Rajesh Khandve
GADCHIROLI : NpNews24 Online – PI Rajesh Khandve Arrested | The Gadchiroli police have arrested controversial Police Inspector Rajesh Khandve for arguing with the judge by going to his house for having given an order against him. After Khandve was remanded to judicial custody, he has been sent to district jail in Chandrapur. The arrest of a PI has sent shock waves in the Gadchiroli police.
Atul Ganyarpawar had earlier levelled serious allegations against Khandve. He had alleged that during the Chamorshi APMC elections, Khandve had summoned him and brutally assaulted him on April 20, 2023 in the police station. An agitation was held in Chamorshi demanding stern action against Khandve. To ensure that an FIR is registered against Khandve, Atul Ganyarpawar had approached the JMFC Court in Chamorshi.
JMFC ND Meshram had issued orders that an FIR should be registered against Khandve under sections 294, 324, 326, 342 of the IPC. On May 25, 2023, Khandve had gone to the residence of Judge ND Meshram. He had argued with Meshram for a long time. Later, an FIR was registered against Rajesh Khandve under sections 323, 353 and 452 of the IPC.
Meanwhile, SP Neelotpal of Gadchiroli police had taken a serious view of the incident and had immediately suspended Khandve.
On June 2, 2023, DySP Sahil Zarkar apprehended Khandve from Gadchiroli. He was arrested and produced in Chamorshi court. The court remanded him in judicial custody. Later, he was sent to the Chandrapur district prison. The arrest of Khandve has created a flutter in the police force.