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Ravindra Gaikwad row: Delhi Police recreates scene in Air India staffer assault case

MP Is Accused Of Beating Up An Elderly AI Staffer With His ‘chappal’ Last Thursday. The Incident Led To An Outrage And A Case Was Registered Against Gaikwad Last Week.

PTI | Updated on: 30 Mar 2017, 09:05:00 AM
Delhi Police recreate scene in Air India staffer assault case: Representative Image (PTI)

New Delhi:

Delhi Police team on Wednesday recreated entire “crime” scene of an alleged assault of an Air India employee by Shiv Sena MP Ravindra Gaikwad to ascertain the sequence of events.

The Crime Branch team had on Wednesday visited the airport and recreated the “crime” scene to ascertain how the argument broke out between the MP and AI duty manager Sukumar.

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There is a possibility the MP might be questioned soon, a police official said.

A few days back, the team had questioned 15 AI staffers and collected CCTV footage to study the sequence of events.

The MP is accused of beating up an elderly AI staffer with his ‘chappal’ last Thursday. The incident led to an outrage and a case was registered against Gaikwad last week.

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First Published : 30 Mar 2017, 08:42:00 AM