Mumbai: Mumbai Police has detained an individual on Wednesday afternoon in reference to the unsuccessful bid to vandalise Rajgruha, the home of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar that has been transformed right into a memorial at Dadar’s Hindu Colony in central Mumbai, the former night time.
“The detained suspect seems very similar to the one who was once captured at the photos of CCTV (closed-circuit TV) put in at Rajgruha. The suspect is noticed destructive potted crops throughout the compounds of the home. He’s being puzzled. He’s going to be arrested, if he’s discovered to be concerned within the vandalism bid,” mentioned Viresh Prabhu, further commissioner of police (ACP), (central area), Mumbai Police.
Mumbai Police has registered a First Data Record (FIR) towards an unidentified individual below Phase 427 (mischief inflicting injury to the volume of Rs 50) and Phase 447 (prison trespass) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) in a grievance lodged by way of Bhimrao Ambedkar, some of the 3 grandsons of Dr. Ambedkar.
The accused had entered Rajgruha from a three-feet prime gate, which was once open on Tuesday night time. He got here naked toes and broken potted crops and in addition shattered Rajgruha’s windowpanes with stones. On the other hand, CCTV cameras weren’t broken, a police reputable mentioned.
The complainant, Bhimrao, had informed the police that on Tuesday an unidentified individual was once noticed loitering round the home. When he was once faced, he ran away. Bhimrao had informed the police that the individual, who’s captured at the CCTV photos, regarded very similar to the only, who had run away on Tuesday evening, ACP Prabhu mentioned.
Rajgruha has a non-public library of Dr. Ambedkar’s number of over 50,000 books, his portrait, and ashes, amongst different artefacts.
Dr. Ambedkar’s daughter-in-law, her 3 sons Prakash, Bhimrao, and Anadrao reside in Rajgruha. On the other hand, none of them was once found in the home, when the incident happened on Tuesday night time.
Maharashtra House Minister Anil Deshmukh has tweeted that strict motion can be taken towards the culprits.
Prakash, some of the grandsons of Dr. Ambedkar and the founding father of Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi, in a video message, has appealed to Dr. Ambedkar’s legions of fans to deal with calm and advised them to not collect outdoor Rajgruha.