Indrani Mukerjea, who is currently serving jail in connection with Sheena Bora murder case that shook the entire nation. Indrani filed a bail plea in before the special CBI court in Mumbai. The court has sought a reply from the CBI on Indrani’s plea.
In her bail plea, she said that she has a threat to her life in the women’s jail in Byculla. She cited an example saying that she was hospitalised because of drug overdose and was rushed to JJ Hospital in a serious condition.
Indrani is facing a trial for allegedly killing her daughter, according to the police Sheena Bora was murdered, and her body was disposed off in a forest area in the neighbouring Raigad district in April 2012.
Indrani’s driver Shyamvar Rai and her husband Peter Mukerjea, who agreed to divorce Indrani when she filed a divorce case against him was also involved in the crime and were arrested in August 2015. Rai later became a witness in the case.
The CBI had said Bora was killed over a financial dispute. The agency later arrested Indrani’s husband, Peter Mukerjea for allegedly being part of the murder conspiracy.