Investigation is still going on in the murder case of chemist Umesh Kolhe in Amravati, Maharashtra. The latest update regarding the case is that all the seven accused have been taken into custody by the National Investigation Agency (NIA). Regarding the case, a police officer has told that the NIA took all the accused into custody. These accused were produced on Monday in a court in Amravati, which granted transit remand. The detained accused are likely to be produced before the NIA court in Mumbai before July 8.
What did police commissioner Aarti Singh say?
Earlier on Monday, Commissioner of Police Arti Singh had said that Amravati Police had come to know about links between social media posts supporting Nupur Sharma and the murder of chemist Umesh Kolhe, but the case was "extremely sensitive". ' Due to this, it was not disclosed earlier. He had said that the police did not disclose it earlier to avoid any untoward incident.
Who are in the custody of NIA
The seven accused, Mudassar Ahmed (22), Shahrukh Pathan (25), Abdul Tawfiq (24), Shoaib Khan (22), Atib Rashid (22) and Dr. Yusuf Khan Bahadur Khan (44), were detained by the NIA and the alleged main The conspirators are Sheikh Irfan Sheikh Rahim. Police is also looking for another accused Shamim Ahmed in the case.
what is the whole matter
Let us discuss here that on June 21, three people allegedly attacked Umesh Kolhe with a knife. Umesh died during treatment. It is being told that he had supported Nupur Sharma on social media, who had allegedly made objectionable remarks against Prophet Mohammad during a debate on TV.