Giving details of his case, the official said the accused had assured a teenaged boy, who got separated from his family, that he will help in finding his father.
The scam came to light when ratings agency Broadcast Audience Research Council filed a complaint through Hansa Research Group, alleging that certain television channels were rigging TRP numbers.
Three persons were arrested for allegedly posing as policemen and duping a vegetable vendor of Rs 30,000 in Mulund.
The accused, identified as Madhu Gadhe, called the boy to her home in a chawl at Santoshi Mata Nagar in suburban Andheri late Monday night and allegedly strangulated him with a pair of leggings.
Five persons from a family have been booked for allegedly molesting and threatening a woman MBA student in Vile Parle.
Kamran Khan, a resident of Chunabhatti in eastern suburbs, was arrested by the Kalachowki unit of ATS, the official said.
They had hoarded the sanitiser bottles and were profiteering due to the rise in their demand following the novel coronavirus outbreak, an official said.
Imran Safiullah Khan alias Immu (24) escaped from the ledge on the first floor of the station after breaking the glass of the toilet window.
Ramdular Sarju Yadav fell unconscious and was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was declared dead, the official added.
The incident occurred late on Tuesday evening when the victim, Ramdular Singh Yadav (68), refilled CNG in his vehicle at the Magathane Gas Station, Borivali East.
The accused told potential investors that copper- iridium is highly in demand from the government for top-secret projects.
A doctor was booked for allegedly stalking and sexually harassing a woman lab technician in Bandra in the metropolis.
The 34-year-old Godwin Wilson Mahendran's arrest was part of a probe by the Mumbai Crime Branch's Social Service Branch into an online sex racket.