Mumbai: A man who had killed the killer of his father was arrested by the Nalla Sopara police from Ulhasnagar and when produced before the Vasai court has been remanded in police custody. Last Friday (6 April) Pravin Gopinath Diwekar (40) a resident of Nile More village had murdered Mangesh Yadav in 2015 over a property dispute as both Diwekar and Yadav were real estate agents. Diwekar was arrested and a year later was released on bail and came to stay in Nalla Sopara and continued his real estate business. But Vishal Yadav(25) son or Mangesh was seething with anger and wanted to take revenge for his dad's murder said PI Bharat Jadhav of Nalla Sopara police station.
Vishal hatched a plan to murder Diwekar and on 9 November 2017 alongwith his friend Ganesh More attacked Diwekar with axes and swords but Diwekar survived and Vishal was arrested for attempt to murder. Vishal was released on bail in March 2018 and since then wanted to take revenge again said police.
On Friday noon when Diwekar was returning home on his scooter,after dropping his daughter at school,Vishal and his accomplice were laying in wait and murdered Diwekar with knives and other sharp weapons who died instantly said police.Later Vishal hailed an auto and escaped from the spot and we registered a case of murder against Vishal and were in search for the accused said police. We formed 3 teams and our informers told us that Vishal was hiding in a slum in Ulhasnagar and within 36 hours on Saturday night we arrested Vishal and when produced before the Vasai court on Sunday he is remanded in police custody said police.
Incidentally Diwekar was murdered at the same spot and on the same lane where Mangesh was murdered said police. Both Diwekar and Mangesh were business partners and into real estate but both separated and Diwekar murdered Mangesh due to the fallout as Diwekar was losing many deals due to the separation of business and to take revenge Diwekar murdered Mangesh and on Friday 6 April,Vishal son of Mangesh took revenge and murdered Diwekar.