Pandurang Martand, who hails from Chichondi village in Nilanga tehsil of the district, was allegedly assaulted by head constable Namdeo Koli at a state transport bus depot, an formal explained.
Mr Koli (58) punched Martand, a farmer by career, with his arms and feet, leaving him injured. The victim went dwelling following the incident and was less than healthcare treatment method, he explained.
What activated the assault was not yet acknowledged, the formal extra.
On March 12, he succumbed to accidents, his son Ram Martand (30) explained in a grievance lodged with the police in the district, all-around 500km from Mumbai.
“Based on the grievance we registered an accidental death situation at the Aurad Police Station. We are investigating no matter whether Martand’s death was triggered thanks to the attack,” another senior police formal explained.