Initial investigation revealed that Nemichand was killed due to the beating he received in the police station. The state DGP has ordered state crime branch to probe the case.
Duty Magistrate Vasundhra Chaunkar allowed the police plea for two-day custodial interrogation of the arrested men Shivam Chauhan and Krishan Gaur.
On June 16 the Nabarangpur villagers came to know that 65-year-old Gobardhan died in police custody and his body was taken away somewhere.
A police source claimed that the team had gone patrolling when they spotted the trio.
Family members of the deceased, Mohammad Ramzan, carried out a protest as they accused the police of beating and thrashing him.
The co-founder of the Indian Mujahideen (IM) also linked to SIMI, Qureshi was sent to 14-day police custody after an application was moved by Special Cell of the police in this regard.
Dileep's counsel moved a bail application, but the court decided to hear it after the police custody ends.