Mumbai: Indradev Pandey
After the murder of Matka King Suresh Bhagat of Mumbai, Mumbai Crime Branch has revealed another murder conspiracy. The crime branch exposed the conspiracy of Suresh Bhagat’s brother Vinod Bhagat, under which he wanted to eliminate his sister-in-law Jaya Bhagat and his sister, accused of killing his brother. Vinod had given a supari of Rs 60 lakh for this work.
According to the Mumbai Crime Branch, Vinod Bhagat is one of the main accused who had given supari for the murder of Jaya Bhagat and his sister. Actually, Jaya Bhagat is accused of killing her husband Suresh Bhagat. Suresh Bhagat was also known as Matka King. He used to run the largest network of matka gambling . He used to work in Mumbai and surrounding areas. This is why people called Suresh Bhagat as Matka King.
Jaya Bhagat recently came out after being released from jail. These days she was staying with her sister in Ghatkopar. The crime branch has arrested a total of five accused after the conspiracy to murder them. While the sixth accused is still absconding.
Significantly, the infamous Suresh Bhagat, known as Matka King, died in June 2008. A truck collided with his SUV car in Alibag Pen Road, Mumbai. After investigation by Mumbai Crime Branch in the case of Suresh Bhagat’s death, 8 people including his wife Jaya Bhagat and Hitesh Bhagat were arrested.
In fact, Vinod Bhagat had given a supari of Rs 60 lakh for the murder of his sister-in-law Jaya Bhagat and his sister, accused in the murder of his brother Suresh Bhagat. But the crime branch disclosed the matter and stopped their conspiracy before reaching the end.