An inquiry was ordered on Thursday after a viral video confirmed a senior inspector posted in suburban Jogeshwari feeding cake to a infamous felony in the course of the latter’s birthday celebration.
The incident came about round two weeks in the past, an official stated.
The felony within the video was recognized as Danish Sheikh, who’s going through a number of instances together with try and homicide and who had been arrested by Jogeshwari Police previously, he stated.
The 15-second video which circulated on social media confirmed senior inspector Mahendra Nerleikar, in police uniform, feeding a chunk of cake to Danish on the latter’s birthday on the workplace of a housing society.
When requested concerning the incident, Mr Nerleikar stated, “It is an outdated video. I had gone to that housing society to see some demolition work happening, however some senior residents there insisted that I go to the society workplace. I went there, however I used to be not conscious that Danish was additionally current there with a cake.”
Deputy Commissioner of Police (Zone 10) Mahesh Reddy stated a preliminary inquiry has been ordered within the case. Assistant Commissioner of Police of the Sakinaka division will conduct the inquiry, he stated.
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