Kiran Gosavi, Narcotics Contol Bureau’s Witness in the case involving drugs on cruises, has been taken into police custody until November 5, in a case involving cheating.
Pune City Police held Gosavi earlier in the day in connection to a case of cheating worth Rs 18 lakh in 2018.
One Chinmay Deshmukh was duped by him, promising to work in Malaysia. He also collected Rs 18 lakh. Deshmukh was issued a tourist visa to Malaysia. According to the complainant (Deshmukh), Gosavi had promised him that the tourist visa would be changed once he arrives in Malaysia. He had to return to India prior to the expiry date of his tourist visa.
Deshmukh had filed an accusation against Gosavi in 2018. A chargesheet was also filed in the case. He was now on the run.