Khairlanji: Court Proceedings on 28th Nov. 2008 contd…II

05Mar08

After the recess,  the C.B.I. counsol Adv.Ejaj Khan is again ready to cross-examine the hostile witness, Mahadev Zanzad.

Adv.Khan : Where did you go to give the statement to the Magistrate?
Wit:   I went to Mohadi court to give statement.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell him that you did not see the incident of beating of Siddhartha Gajbhiye?
Wit: I do not remember whether I told Mohadi Magistrate that I did not see incident of beating of Sidharth Gajbhiye.
Adv.Khan :So your version in examination that you saw the said incident is false. Right?
Wit: My version in examination as to what I saw in the incident is not false.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Andhalgaon Police., facts that you told in this court during your examination?
Wit : No, I did not tell the fact which stated in my examination -in-chief  to  Andhalgaon police.
Adv.Khan:Did you tell those facts to C.B.I.?
Wit: Yes, I told that facts to CBI.              
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate as recorded by him that you saw Sakru Binjewar, PrabhakarMandlekar & Purushottam Titirmare proceeded
  toward the house of Bhaiyalal Bhotmange?
Wit; It was falsly  stated by me to Magistrate .
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the  Magistright which shows the fact that Jagdish Mandlekar, Prabhakar Mandlekar , Sakru Binjewar , Vishvnath Dhande, Gopal Binjewar , shatrughna Dhande, Ramu Dhande beat Surekha & some of them were posseing sticks while  some were empty handed &  some were  shouting as ‘beat – beat’? Wit; It was falsly stated by me to Magistrate.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that 2-to-3 persons of them stood near Surekha?
Wit: It was falsely  stated by me to Magistrate .
Adv.Khan: Did you also tell the Magistrate  the  fact that those persons  also beat Sudhir ?
Wit:  It was falsely stated by me to Magistrate.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that Sudhir was also shouting as ‘he was dying ‘ &  then he fell down?
Wit: It was falsely stated by me to Magistrate .
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate   the fact that you could not recognise  due to darkness as to who were those 3/4 persons chased Sudhir?
Wit: It was falsely stated by me to magistrate.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate  which shows the fact that you aw Jagdish  & his 2 associates rushed  towards  Roshan Bhotmange who was running towards handpump?
Wit: It was falsely started by me to magistrate.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that  Dinesh Dhande was standing at a place where you were  also standing?
Wit: It  was falsely stated  by me to magistrate.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that due to darkness you could not see who those two persons were present alongwith Jagdish?
Wit: It was falsely stated by me to magistrate.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that as you were freighted , you ran towards your house & Dinesh stood there ?
Wit :Yes, it was truly stated by me to Magistrate .
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that on the next day, you came to know about the death of  Surekha , Sudhir , Roshan & Priyanka?
Wit:  Yes, it was truly stated by me .
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that you did not see any other thing except the  fact you revealed to him?
Wit: It was falsely stated by me.
Adv.Khan: Did you tell the Magistrate that you identified Jagdish from his shouts ?
Wit: Yes, it was truly stated by me.
Adv.Khan: To which caste does Bhaiyyalal Bhotmange belong to?
Wit: Mahar.
Adv.Khan:  You deposed falsely to save the accused. Right?
wit: No, it is not true.

(Adv.Khan finishes his cross-examination . Now , the defence lawyer, M.T.Bedarkar rises to cross-examine the witness.)

Adv.Bedarkar: Do know all the accused?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Since from when & why you know them?
Wit: I know them all since from my childhood  because they are all my co-villagers.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that in your village you are the rich farmer?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Parents of Purushottam Titirmare have their house in your ward.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that since from last 8/9 years , Purushottam Titirmare is residing in viilage Chicholi?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it right that some time Purushottam Titirmare comes to your village to see his parents & to  look after his fields?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Since last 4/5 years Purushottam Titirmare is doung job in Milk Federation at village Dhaba & travelling to & fro from Chicholi.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that the children of Purushottam Titirmare take education at Andhalgaon?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that Durga Pooja & Sharda Pooja are being celebrated at Gram Panchayat cultural Programme Hall & there uded to be a feast on a day?
Wit : Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Do you know Atul Dhande?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Do you know who is Yogesh Titirmare?
Wit: Yes, he is son of Purushottam Titirmare.
Adv.Bedarkar: On the day of immersion of Sharda Idol , the waste water fell on the person of Priyanka from the hands of Yogesh Titirmare.Right?
Wit: I don’t know.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that after that Sidhhartha Gajbhiye , then came there to mediate in the quarrrel?
Wit: I don’t know.
Adv.Bedarkar:  Bhaiyyalal Bhotmange used to be called at village function & he used to partcipate in it.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Other two Mahar families too used to come & attend in the village functiion.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that once your father contested the Gram Panchayat election ; but was defeated?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Purushottam Titirmare was rival candidate in that election.Right?
Wit: I don’t know.
Adv.Bedarkar: One of your fields is adjoining to the forest. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Gram Panchayat members took part in action against your father for encroaching on the land of the forest & Purushottam Titirmare was one amongst them .And therefore there was dispute between your fathere & Purushottam. Right?
Wit: I don’t know.
Adv.Bedarkar: Your family & that of Purushottam’s are in not in relation of visiting terms with each other. Right?
Wit: No. It is not true.
Adv.Bedarkar: How many servants do you have in your fields?
Wit: Only one.
Adv.Bedarkar: On the day of the incident you returned to your house at about 6 to 7 P.M. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Threafter you tied your cattles which could have taken 15 minutes & then you took your dinner.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: What did you do after that?
Wit: I then went to a beetle Kiosk in front of Gram Panchayat.
Adv.Bedarkar: What was the time of the day?
Wit: It was night.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true to say that if one stands in that beetel kiosk , then he can not se the place on the othere side of the building of Gram Panchayat?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that Dhusala road passes through that othere side of Gram Panchayat building ?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Then the that road bifurcates towards Kandri & Dhusala after some distance.Right?
Wit: Yes.
‘Adv.Bedarkar: There is another road to the back side of Gram Panchayat & there are houses on both the sides of it. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Houses on the sides of the road are said to be in the main village.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that after 100 feets from Gram Panchayat office , Dhusala road bifurcates & one of it goes towards Kandri.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Threre is an electric pole at a place where Kandri road & Dusala road bifurcates.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: House of Krishna Titirmare is near the house of Bhaiyyalal Bhotmange on Dhusala Road. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: There is electric pole ahead of the house of Krishna Titirmare. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: There is another elctric pole between pole of joint section of Kandri road , Dhusala road & the house of Krishna Titirmare.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that there is no electric pole in the road which joins Dhusala road & Kandri road?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it also true that there is no electric pole at Kandri road?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: From the joint section of Kandri road & Dhusala road , till the house of Bhiyyalal Bhotmange , there is no house.Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that in that space water accumulates & grass of 5 to 7 feets grows?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: On the back side of the house of Bhaiyyalal Bhotmnge, there are trees of Babul which makes its compound. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: In front of the house of Bhiayyalal Bhotmange , there is the  house of Mukesh Pusam & Premlal Walke across the road. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Beside the house of Bhiyyalal , there is a grass hut. Right?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: House of Mukesh Pusam is at a distance of about 100 to 150 feets from that of Bhiyyalal.Right?
Wit : Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true that if one stands in front of the house of Mukesh Pusam, he cannot see the house of Bhaiyyalal Bhotmange?
Wit: Yes.
Adv.Bedarkar: Is it true to say that if one stands in the courtyard of Suresh Khandate’s house or at a road in front of it , then he can not see the house of Bhiyyalal?
Wit: Yes.

 (The court is adjourned for the next day , since its working time is over.)
 



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