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 yesterday 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 today remanded him in police custody till February 16. Both Sinha and Jadhav were Khadavali residents, the inspector said.
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