Constable killed in hit- and- run Mumbai: A 54- year- old police constable died in an undetected hit- and- run accident in the Kalachowkie area of Central Mumbai. The incident took place on last Thursday and the constable succumbed to his injurie
s in the wee hours of Saturday. Kalachowkie police said the incident took place near the Haji Kasam colony in Currey Road and the constable Mahesh Sarangale ( 54), attached to the V P Road police station, was found lying on the road with head injuries.
Sarangale was rushed to the KEM hospital, where he was admitted to the intensive care unit ( ICU). Sarangale lived in Currey Road with his wife and 18- year- old son.
Cops arrest Nigerian drug peddler Mumbai: Meghwadi police arrested a 25- year- old Nigerian national who had come to sell cocaine in the Meghwadi area of Jogeshwari ( east) on Saturday afternoon. 145 grams of cocaine and Rs 1440 were found in his possession.
” Acting on a tip- off, we laid a trap near a lake in Lokmanya Tilak area of Meghwadi. Around 2.05 pm, we arrested the accused, Yugan Ocoro. He resides on the Mohammad Ali Road. We found the cocaine in his left pocket,” said police inspector, Dyaneshwar Ganore.
( FPJ TEAM)