Antilla Bomb Scare: Why and how Sachin Vaze eliminated Mansukh Hiran

New Delhi, Sep 08: The National Investigation Agency in its explosive chargesheet filed in connection with the Antilla Bomb Scare case said that dismissed cop Sachin Vaze had orchestrated the entire incident with an intention of establishing himself as a super cop.

The NIA further said that Vaze had played a key role in the killing of businessman Mansukh Hiran. He had directed Hiran to file an FIR with regard to the theft of the Scorpio vehicle, which was used to place the explosives outside the residence of Mukesh Ambani.

The NIA said in its chargesheet that as per the orders of Vaze, the vehicle was piloted by a witness in the official Innova vehicle of the Mumbai crime branch. He was designated as the investigating officer in the case wha manipulated the investigation to cover up the conspiracy, the NIA also said.

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Antilla Bomb Scare: Hiran a weak link, was aware of entire conspiracy says NIA

New Delhi, Aug 04: The National Investigation has told a special court that one of the accused had paid Rs 45 lakh to eliminate businessman Mansukh Hiran.

It may be recalled that on February 25 an explosive laden vehicle was found outside the house of Mukesh Ambani, On March 4, Hiran the owner of the Scorpio was murdered.

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Antilla bomb scare: NIA nets three key conspirators

New Delhi, June 18: The National Investigation Agency has arrested three persons in connection with the Antilla bomb scare case.

The three conspirators who were arrested are Satish Tirupati Mothkuri, Manish Vasant Soni and Pradeep Rameshwar Sharma. The NIA has already arrested seven other accused persons in connection with this case.

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Antilla bomb scare: NIA searches house of former Mumbai encounter specialist

New Delhi, June 17: The National Investigation Agency conducted searches at the residence of former Mumbai cop, Pradeep Sharma in the Antilla bomb scare case and murder of businessman Mansukh Hiran.

Officers of the NIA searched Sharma’s residence at Andheri on Thursday morning. Sharma was present at his residence when the searches were on. Sharma had been questioned earlier by the NIA on two occasions in connection with the case.

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Waze’s joint account, suspicious movement around crime scene under NIA scanner

New Delhi, Apr 04: The National Investigation Agency said that it has evidence to show that suspended Mumbai cop, Sachin Waze had suspiciously moved towards the crime scene on March 4, when Mansukh Hiran had gone missing.

“We have analysed the IPDR which shows the accused (Waze) suspiciously moved towards the scene of offence on March 4, the NIA told a court.

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Waze wanted Hiran to own up in bomb scare case to prevent probe going to NIA, ATS

New Delhi, Apr 01: Suspended Mumbai cop, Sachin Waze was pressurising Mansukh Hiran to own up to parking the explosive laden vehicle outside the residence of Mukesh Ambani.

There was immense pressure being mounted by the Opposition in Maharashtra to hand over the probe to the National Investigation Agency. Waze on the other hand who was part of the Antilla bomb scare probe did not want the investigation to go out of his hand. By asking Hiran to own up to the crime, Waze wanted to shut the case and ensure that it was not handed over to the NIA or the Maharashtra ATS, a report in the Indian Express said.

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Scorpio’s journey from Mulund to Ambani’s residence cracked, as NIA digs into motive

New Delhi, Mar 31: A phone handed over to suspended Mumbai cop, Sachin Waze was used to contact the conspirators who eliminated Thane based businessman, Mansukh Hiran, the National Investigation Agency has said.

In its submissions before a Special Court, the NIA said that Waze and dismissed constable Vinayak Shinde attended a meeting where a conspiracy was hatched to eliminate Hiran. 

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How Vaze tried to create an alibi for his absence from the spot where Hiran went missing

New Delhi, Mar 25: The explosives case in which suspended Mumbai cop, Sachin Vaze has been arrested is one of the most sensational cases in recent times.

It is laden with twists and turns and what has added to the drama is the letter written by former Mumbai Police commissioner, Param Singh Singh in which he makes extortion allegations against the Home Minister, Anil Deshmukh.

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Sachin Vaze remanded to NIA custody: What we know about the case so far

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New Delhi, Mar 15: A special court of the National Investigation Agency remanded assistant police inspector tor Sachin Vaze to custody until March 25, following his arrest by the central agency on Saturday.

The NIA arrested Vaze for his alleged role in planting explosives in a vehicle which was found outside the house of Mukesh Ambani. Vaze is also under investigation for his alleged role in the suspicious death of businessman Mansukh Hiran. 

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