ASSISTANT police inspector (API) Umesh Patil attached with Kashimira police station in Thane (Rural) district was suspended on Friday after ABI published an article exposing him dancing with bar girls.
On Thursday, ABI (Akela Bureau of Investigation) has published an article under headline “API Umesh Patil caught on camera dancing with bar girls.” The article has also a video clip which had shown Patil was dancing and showering notes on bar girls.
On the basis of article and video the Superintendent of Police (SP), Thane (Rural) Rajesh Pradhan initiated an enquiry which found ABI’s news true. Pradhan suspended Patil. Pradhan was transferred to Pune on Friday.
Speaking to ABI (abinet.org), Anil Kadam, Senior Inspector of Police, Kashimira police station confirmed about suspension of Patil. He was suspended from immediate effect and a departmental inquiry has been instituted into the matter. Also the video clip has been send for forensic analysis.
According to the news on May 2, Umesh Patil went to a Thane based dance bar ‘Sea Hawk’. He danced with girls on Vishwatma film song- “saat samunder paar main tere peechhe-peechhe aa gayi.” He also showers notes on bar girls. Patil is a heart patient and recently had undergone an angioplasty.
Patil has bad reputation in Kashimira as he extorts money from businessman in the name of former home minister R R Patil. Both of them belong from same village.