Pune, 1st April 2023: A 23-year-old man named Rahul Talekar, a resident of Chandannagar, has been detained by the Crime Branch of the Pune City Police for allegedly threatening Shiv Sena spokesperson and MP Sanjay Raut.
According to police, Raut received threatening messages on his mobile phone, with one message threatening to blow him up with an AK-47 when he comes to Delhi. After receiving the information from Raut, the Mumbai Police informed the Pune Police and provided the mobile number.
The Pune Police then arrested Talekar from the Chandannagar area. Talekar works in a hotel, and the Pune Police have handed him over to the Mumbai Police for further investigation into why he sent such messages to Raut and whether anyone asked him to do so.