He was questioned by Crime Department officers in an extortion case registered in opposition to him
Former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh, declared an absconder by a courtroom, arrived within the metropolis on Thursday and was questioned by Crime Department officers in an extortion case registered in opposition to him.
Mr. Singh, who flew in here from Chandigarh, arrived on the workplace of the unit 11 of the Mumbai police’s Crime Department in Kandivali after 11 am. He left seven hours later, round 6.15 within the night. The IPS officer, who continues to be Director Common of House Guard in Maharashtra, arrived and left in an official automobile.
“He cooperated with the probe and replied to all our questions. We now have issued him a discover, stating that he ought to seem once more every time required,” a senior official stated.
Builder-hotelier Bimal Agrawal had registered a case at suburban Goregaon police station, accusing Mr. Singh and another police officers of extorting cash from him after threatening to border him in a false case.
Mr. Singh is going through a complete of 5 extortion circumstances in Maharashtra. As summons issued to him went unanswered, a courtroom right here had earlier this month declared the IPS officer a “proclaimed offender”.
Mr. Singh had informed information channels on Wednesday that he was in Chandigarh, after disappearing from public view in Could this yr. He has not reported to work since Could following his switch from the submit of Mumbai Police Commissioner and his subsequent allegations of corruption in opposition to the then Maharashtra House Minister Anil Deshmukh.
Mr. Singh had been shunted out after police officer Sachin Waze was arrested within the case of an SUV with explosives that was discovered parked close to industrialist Mukesh Ambani’s home, and the following suspicious dying of businessman Mansukh Hiran. The Supreme Courtroom granted him safety from arrest just a few days in the past.