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Ex-Navy man arrested for bashing 72-yr-old porter to death

Press Trust of India  |  Thane 

district police have arrested a retired Navy personnel for beating a 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 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 said.

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First Published: Tue, February 13 2018. 22:50 IST