Pratik Salunke is a principal correspondent of Hindustan Times, Mumbai. He has spent a past decade covering crime and transport in cities of Mumbai and Pune. He has been covering terrorism, financial frauds and crime stories.
Sohail Shaikh was picked up on the basis of the leads obtained after scanning footage from CCTVs in the area. Police said the two fought on December 29, and Shaikh, who was drunk, allegedly strangled the woman in a fit of rage. read more