MUMBAI: In the fundamental such case in the city, a 17-year-old youth who was caught with his kin for whipping development constable Vilas Shinde to death at Khar two months back will be endeavored as an adult. The Juvenile Justice Board (JJB) has offered the go-ahead for his trial.
The immature was riding a bike on August 23 when Shinde, seeing that he was not wearing defensive top, stopped him. Right when Shinde prompted the immature to summon his people, his kin Ahmed Qureshi, riding pillion, struck the cop on the head with a stick. Shinde surrendered to his injuries on August 31.
“We had moved closer the JJB as the minor was held up at the Dongri recognition home,” Ramchandra Jadhav, senior agent, Khar, said.