Ex-Navy Man Arrested For Bashing 72-Year-Old Porter To Death

A local court on Tuesday remanded Sinha in police custody till February 16.

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Ex-Navy Man Arrested For Bashing 72-Year-Old Porter To Death

Dhananjay Kumar Sinha hit Kanu Jadhav, 72, a porter, with a piece of wood and beat him to death

Thane:  Thane district police have arrested a retired Navy personnel for beating a porter to death at Khadavali railway station.

Dhananjay Kumar Sinha, 54, a former Navy man, hit Kanu Jadhav, 72, a porter, with a piece of wood Monday afternoon following a quarrel, police said.

Onlookers held Sinha and handed him over to police, said inspector Pradeep Kasbe of Kalyan taluka police station.

Sinha was booked for murder. A local court Tuesday remanded him in police custody till February 16.

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Both Sinha and Jadhav were Khadavali residents, the inspector said.

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