The Pune police commissioner Gulabrao Pol has said that he is confident of tracking down the murderers of rationalist and anti-superstition campaigner Narendra Dabholkar soon.
“We have been working on various aspects of the case and the results will come soon. We are very confident about cracking the case,” Pol told dna on Thursday. However, he would not divulge any details.
Police sources said that the crime branch had come across CCTV footage that provided a clear image of the attackers, near the site of the murder and this is being analysed.
According to information available, Pune rural police questioned three persons on Thursday in connection with the case. Loni Kalbhor police said two persons were picked up from Shrirampur taluka in Ahmednagar on Wednesday, they were questioned and allowed to go.
Meanwhile, chief minister Prithviraj Chavan said in Kolhapur that all options were open before the government and any necessary change in the investigations would be made after discussing the matter with the agencies involved.