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Manoj Rai, who can be a builder, was produced earlier than an area Justice of the Peace and has been remanded to police custody until January 9, sub-inspector S F Kadam of Kolsewadi police station stated.

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A BJP corporator within the civic physique of Kalyan metropolis in Maharashtra’s Thane district was arrested on Wednesday in a case of assault on a person over a land dispute, police stated. Manoj Rai, who can be a builder, was produced earlier than an area Justice of the Peace and has been remanded to police custody until January 9, sub-inspector S F Kadam of Kolsewadi police station stated.

Primarily based on a grievance, an offence underneath part 326 (voluntarily inflicting grievous harm by harmful weapons) and different related provisions of the IPC was registered towards the accused corporator and some others on August 14, 2020, the official stated. The complainant had alleged that the accused had threatened and overwhelmed him up over a land dispute, he stated.

Not less than 4 of the accused within the case had already been arrested, he stated, including that additional probe is underway.

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