Accidental death turns out to be murder

ST CORRESPONDENT
Sunday, 30 September 2018

According to police, the deceased, Saurabh Satish Gondane, a native of Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh, lived with five roommates in Erandwane. 

PUNE: A 28-year-old youth, who was found dead in the bathroom of his shared flat in Erandwane on March 3, was murdered, police said. Now, an FIR in this regard has been registered with Deccan Gymkhana police station on Friday.

According to police, the deceased, Saurabh Satish Gondane, a native of Chhindwara in Madhya Pradesh, lived with five roommates in Erandwane. 

Gondane was hit on the head with a blunt object on March 3. His body was found in the bathroom. Then, cops had registered a case of accidental death after the body was found under suspicious conditions, police said.

Later, his parents suspected murder and named his two friends from their native place. After getting the post-mortem report from the Sassoon hospital, an FIR was registered against unknown person under section 302 (murder) of the IPC.

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