Pune builder attacked with sharp weapons over land dispute
The two attacked Shete with a sharp weapon and he sustained injuries on his head and face. When Jadhav tried to intervene, Valhekar attacked her, breaking a finger on her left hand.pune Updated: Jun 08, 2018 16:35 IST
Two men were arrested on Thursday evening for attacking a builder and his lawyer employee at their office located on Prabhat road.
The two were identified as Ajit Ganpat Gogawale, 45, a resident of Subhash Society in Manjri, Hadapsar; and Amit Arun Valhear, 31, a resident of Ganraj Colony in Kalewadi area of Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC).
The injured builder was identified as Krushna alias Bapu Tukaram Shete, 72, resident of the area where he was attacked, while his employee was identified as Neha Nitin Jadhav, 47, a resident of Vakil Nagar in Erandwane, according to the police.
The attack was the result of a land dispute between Shete and Gogawale over a piece of land in Bhor, according to the police.
The two attacked Shete with a sharp weapon and he sustained injuries on his head and face. When Jadhav tried to intervene, Valhekar attacked her, breaking a finger on her left hand.
The incident happened between 11:40 am and 12:10 pm on Thursday. The victims rushed to the nearest hospital. The police, meanwhile, tracked down the two men and arrested them within hours.
A case under Sections 307 (attempted murder), 325 (punishment for voluntarily causing grievous hurt), 326 (voluntarily causing grievous hurt by dangerous weapons) and 34 (common intention) of Indian Penal Code (IPC) and Sections 4 along with 25 of Arms Act was registered against the two at Deccan Gymkhana police station. Police sub inspector SK Sonawane of Deccan Gymkhana police station is investigating the case.
First Published: Jun 08, 2018 16:32 IST