Historia-sheeter celebrated after 24 years by Mumbai dacoity

MUMBAI: A policeman searched for the last 24 years in a dacoity case was arrested by Dindoshi police in the metropolis, more than 400 kilometers from here, an official said Friday.

Bhima Faiju Kale (48) has 47 serious crimes registered against his name and was searched by Mumbai police for a dacoity that took place in Dindoshi in 1995, he said.

Acting immediately, we went to Dhoki village in Osmanabad and found Kale there. We arrested him Thursday night and took him to Mumbai, he said.

The official said he was the leader of one (groups that commit robberies wearing underwear after applying oil on their bodies) active in neighboring states and neighbors.