Mumbai: With no leads in the cases of rape and murder of minor girls at Cuffe Parade, local cops have turned the slum pockets in the area into their home base. Undercover police officers attached to the local arms unit have been asked to stay inside hutments in order to mingle with the crowd to dig up information about the killer. The murders had taken place at Cuffe Parade and Colaba. Jagruti Patel was found killed on November 13, 2011, at Nariman Point. Karishma Chavans body was recovered from the same spot on January 18 this year. Angel Sharma was found murdered on April 19 in the sea near Maker Tower (L) at Cuffe Parade.
We are trying our best to solve the cases. Special squads have been working diligently and till date around 1,200 people have undergone DNA tests. The results of around 900 are out, all negative, an officer from Colaba police station said. He added, Around 120 police personnel have been deployed at various parts of the slums. A decision was taken at the senior level that we would plant some of our most talented officers into the hutments. We have given them rented premises at Ambedkar Nagar, Macchimaar Nagar, Shiv Shrushthi Nagar and Azad Nagar. Some are posing as salesmen of different companies, while others pretend to be fish sellers.
Confirming the report, inspector Shekhar Tawde from Cuffe Parade police station said, Our officers are on are making every possible effort to extract information.
03:35 PM, Aug 30, 2012
Mumbai: Following a massive search operation, the body of a three-year-old girl was recovered by Cuffe Parade police on Thursday. Medical reports confirmed that she had been raped and then killed. Learning that Agnel (name changed) had been abducted, her relatives had registered a missing complaint for her late on Wednesday night. Agnel lived in Ambedkar Nagar in Cuffe Parade with her relatives. While her father Rajiv Sharma lives in...
01:13 PM, Apr 20, 2012