Bharat Kamble was reported missing since January 20 by his wife, who registered a complaint with the Shantinagar police station.
"The remains were found at Shelarpada village yesterday," senior police officer Vijay Chowgule told news agency Press Trust of India. "The bones and skull have been sent for forensic examination," he added.
A case of murder has also been registered at the Bhiwandi Taluka police station. "We are further probing the matter," the officer said.
With inputs from PTI