After BJP minister attends Dawood family wedding, Congress demands probe

Dawood Ibrahim Dawood Ibrahim's relative Nashik police Ravindra Singhal Underworld don

State irrigation minister Girish Mahajan has come in the line of fire for attending the wedding of a distant relative of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim in Nashik along with three MLAs, the mayor and deputy mayor of Nashik. Furthermore, ten police officers - including an assistant police commissioner - attended the wedding, and the Nashik police commissioner, Ravindra Singhal, has ordered an internal inquiry against them. Khatib's son was Wednesday to the daughter of Nashik resident Jaggi Kokani. Jaggi's elder daughter is married to the son of Ibrahim Kaskar-brother of Dawood Ibrahim.

"The marriage function in which BJP leaders and some police officials were present was of the people very close to Dawood Ibrahim".

The wedding ceremony, which was held in an upscale mall in Nashik's Mahatma Nagar area was attended by a few policemen from the city's Bhadrakali police station on Monday. As per reports, local politicians including corporators and legislators also attended the event. Though some politicians, including MLAs and corporators, reportedly attended the function, the police commissioner yesterday said he could not confirm this though he conceded that the invitation for the marriage was indeed sent to some politicians. "I have already told Nashik police commissioner to send a report on the matter", Fadnavis told HT. Singhal did not specify the number of police officials who attended the wedding.

"It will take two days to complete the internal inquiry against the officials as some of them are on leave", the police commissioner said. "This shows how Dawood's well wishers are entrenched in the system", Sawant said.

He also claimed that he was unaware of the bride's relation with Dawood's family. The medical education minister further said that being the guardian minister of Nashik, he receives many such invitations, which is why he couldn't possibly have traced the antecedents of all the people who invite him to various events.

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