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Sheena Bora Murder Case: Peter Mukerjea Sent To Judicial Custody Till 14 December

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MUMBAI, INDIA - SEPTEMBER 4: Former CEO of Star India Peter Mukerjea arrives at Khar police station in connection with Sheena Bora murder case on September 4, 2015 in Mumbai, India. Indrani, her former husband Sanjeev Khanna and her former driver Shyamvar Rai have been arrested on the charge of murdering Sheena and disposing of the body in a Raigad forest in April 2012. (Photo by Pramod Thakur/Hindustan Times via Getty Images)

MUMBAI -- A Mumbai Esplanade court on Tuesday sent former Star TV CEO Peter Mukerjea, who was earlier arrested in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case, to judicial custody till 14 December.

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) had on Saturday conducted a polygraph test on Mukerjea and had seeked for his judicial custody.

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According to reports, the CBI officials questioned Peter on his personal life, his conversations with wife Indrani and his own statements during the test at the Central Forensic Science Laboratory.

Peter was arrested on 19 November in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case.

Peter's wife Indrani Mukerjea is in prison for allegedly murdering Sheena Bora, who is Indrani's daughter from an earlier relationship.

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