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Hema Upadhyay Murder Case: Three accused sent to police custody

A handcuffed suspect is escorted by police as he arrives at the Paris courts July 20, 2010. A nationwide group of French lawyers have requested France's Constitutional Council to study the practice of the country's 'garde a vue policiiere', which allows police to hold and question suspects for up to 48 hours with only brief access to legal council.      REUTERS/Benoit Tessier (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS CRIME LAW)
A handcuffed suspect is escorted by police as he arrives at the Paris courts July 20, 2010. A nationwide group of French lawyers have requested France's Constitutional Council to study the practice of the country's 'garde a vue policiiere', which allows police to hold and question suspects for up to 48 hours with only brief access to legal council. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS CRIME LAW)

Mumbai: The three accused in the murder case of Hema Upadhyay, who was found murdered last weekend along with her lawyer in Mumbai, have been sent to police custody till December 22.

The accused are Pradeep Rajbhar, Vijay Rajbhar and Azad Rajbhar.

The bodies of Upadhayay and her lawyer Harish Bhambhani, wrapped in plastic sheets, were found inside cardboard cartons dumped in a sewer in Kandivali on December 12. The Police is also questioning Upadhyay’s husband Chintan, who is also a well-known contemporary artist. (ANI)