Sheena Bora murder: Peter Mukerjea charged with murder, criminal conspiracy

Mumbai: In a major development in Sheena Bora murder case, CBI on Tuesday filed a supplementary charge sheet in a court against former media baron Peter Mukerjea.

The central agency charged Peter with murder, criminal conspiracy and destruction of evidence.

Peter, whose wife Indrani Mukerjea is the prime accused in the case, was arrested on November 19  by CBI for his alleged role in the murder conspiracy.      The 59-year-old was questioned by CBI for two weeks after which he was remanded in judicial custody and sent to the Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai.

Whereas, Indrani is in Byculla women's jail.

Sheena (24), Indrani's daughter from an earlier relationship, was allegedly strangled in a car in April 2012 and her body burnt and dumped in a forest in adjoining Raigad district.

 

With PTI inputs