The Enforcement Directorate (ED), probing the case, sought his remand for 9 extra days, however the courtroom refused the probe company’s plea and despatched him to judicial custody.
Deshmukh was arrested by the ED late Monday night time after 12 hours of questioning. A courtroom had on Tuesday remanded him within the company’s custody until November 6.
He was produced earlier than the particular on the finish of his ED custody.
The cash laundering case towards Deshmukh and others was made out after the CBI booked him in a corruption case associated to allegations of at the very least Rs 100 crore bribery made by former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh.
Apart from, The ED had initiated a probe towards Deshmukh and his associates after the CBI filed its FIR towards the NCP chief on April 21 on prices of corruption and misuse of official place.
The ED’s case is that Deshmukh, whereas serving as residence minister, misused his official place and thru dismissed cop Sachin Waze collected Rs 4.70 crore from numerous bars and eating places in Mumbai.
Apart from Deshmukh, the ED has arrested his two aides – Kundan Shinde and Sanjeev Palande – in reference to the case. The duo are at the moment in judicial custody.