In a joint operation, Income Tax Department and Crime Branch of Vasai Police today recovered Rs 1.11 crore in both old and new notes from the vehicle belonging to a Shiv Sena corporator in Vasai Virar Municipal Corporation, police said.
The sessions court on Monday sentenced a Vasai college student to three years rigorous imprisonment for sexually harassing and molesting a 12-year-old school girl in April, 2015.
A school bus driver ferrying children to a school in Vasai hit a biker on Tuesday morning and sped off without stopping to help. The police have arrested the driver and he is now in judicial custody.
A burglar made the most of his release from the jail two months back by striking at five flats in the Pimpri area. He would have gone unnoticed had to police not traced him to Vasai, where he would rush to in his brand new car to evade arrest.
A 45-year-old contractual sweeper has been arrested for allegedly molesting a woman commuter who was using the ladies toilet on the Vasai railway station on Sunday.