Underworld don Ravi Poojary was arrested by the West African Police in Senegal on January 19.Indian intelligence officials reported on Thursday evening that they were notified about the detention of underworld don Ravi Poojary in Senegal.
The noted criminal had been on the Interpol’s Red Corner Notice list for long, was finally detained by the West African police force as he was reportedly travelling from Burkina Faso.
The Indian Embassy got information about the arrest on January 25, the official said.Pujari was a small-time criminal in the Mumbai underworld but everything changed after he killed his rival Bala Zalte. Chhota Rajan, who had by then made a name for himself in the Mumbai underworld by working for Dawood Ibrahim, was impressed by Pujari and admitted him in his gang. The two parted ways in 2001.
The Indian authorities will now initiate the extradition process to bring Pujari back to the country, the official said.nce if he was moved to India,he has to face a legal procedure against series of blasts and murder crimes he committed at various parts of the nation