Published On : Thu, Nov 30th, 2017

Pankaj Harode killer of Rahul Agrekar arrested from Kolkata

Rahul Agrekar MurderNagpur: The sensational kidnapping and murder of city businessman Rahul Agrekar seems to going to towards a logical end with the arrest of one of the accused Pankaj Harode from Howrah.

Meanwhile the DNA test report confirmed the identity of Agrekar.

Earlier, the Agrekars were not ready to buy the police theory of the charred body that was found at Petichuha near Butibori was of Rahul as the “height of the body was longer than that of the businessman.” But the DNA report now has put all such speculation to the rest, surrounding the identification of the charred body.

The crime branch made a major breakthrough in the case shortly after Tuesday midnight when its team arrested Pankaj Harode, one of the two accused in the kidnapping and murder case, from Howrah, Kolkata. Harode’s accomplice Durgesh Bokade learnt to have slipped away sensing something amiss.

It is also reliably learnt that Harode has confirmed his involvement in the kidnapping and murder case.