Vashi police arrested Amol Dabhade, 27 in connection with the suicide case of Air hostess Geetanjli Ugale 26 who committed suicide on February 8.Police booked the accused under the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Prevention of Atrocities Act and section 306 of the IPC. According to the police report, the accused did not marry the deceased as she was Dalit and he used to torture her for the same. Geetanjli Ugade and Dabhade had been in a relationship for almost seven years.
Geetanjli was suffering from depression when he came to know Amol Dabhade has extra marital affair with another women and he started to avoid her. Ugale drank rat poison and committed suicide. Geetanjli’s family members also claimed the accused used to assault her and his behaviour changed toward Geetanjli. Now the accused has been remanded in Jail custody.