According to the police, on December 21, Kishori Pednekar received a call from an unknown number. The caller threatened to kill Pednekar without revealing his name. This person was speaking in Hindi. He also insulted the mayor in vulgar language. Pednekar had received the threatening phone call at around 6 pm while he was at the corporation headquarters. Two days later, a complaint was lodged at the nearby Azad Maidan police station. Based on the complaint, the police have registered a case under sections 504, 506 (2), 507 and 509 of the Indian Penal Code and are searching for the accused.
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The police have kept the matter a secret. The search for the accused is being carried out in a highly planned manner. According to sources, a search has been launched for the accused and a team has been dispatched to a neighboring state to nab him. However, this information has not been officially confirmed by any official.
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Meanwhile, Mumbai Municipal Corporation is the richest corporation in the country and politics has been heating up in this corporation for the last few days. Although there is still a lot of space for the municipal elections, all the parties have already started mobilizing for it. In this, the struggle of BJP against the ruling Shiv Sena has also intensified. In such a situation, Mayor Pednekar received a threatening phone call and only one sensation has been created and it will be revealed only after the arrest of the accused. Mayor Pednekar has not yet commented on the whole matter.
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