The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday conducted a raid at former encounter specialist’ police officer Pradeep Sharma’s residence in suburban Andheri in connection with its probe into the Antilia’ bomb scare case and Mansukh Hiran’s murder, an official said.
An NIA team along with armed CRPF personnel raided Sharma’s house located in J B Nagar in Andheri west around 6 am, the official said. A search is being carried out, he said.
Sharma is also being questioned by the NIA team in connection with the case.
Roads leading to the building, where Sharma lives, have been cordoned off by the central security forces and public movement in the area has been restricted.