Published On : Tue, Jul 26th, 2016

Magisterial Enquiry ordered into custodial death of Mendhe

Sitabuldi Police Station
The District Collector has ordered a magisterial enquiry into the death of Rakesh Sheshrao Mendhe who was in police custody of Sitabuldi Police Station. Mendhe died in Indira Gandhi Government Medical College and Hospital on June 4, 2016. The Magisterial Enquiry will be conducted by Sub-Divisional Magistrate as ordered by the District Collector who is also the District Magistrate.

The Magisterial Enquiry will go through the reasons and circumstances leading to death of Mendhe, other detailed aspects such as negligence on the part of government machinery, false reports submitted in this regard etc. Those persons who have direct and authenticate information regarding the incident and are interested in participating in the Enquiry will have to submit all the information in writing along with an affidavit on true circumstances at Room No. 1, Tehsil Office, Nagpur City on or before August 30, 2016, the Sub-Divisional Magistrate Subhash Chaudhary said in a press release.