Mumbai, Jan. 24 -- A month after Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar demanded a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the arrests of writers and activists involved in Elgar Parishad, connecting them to the Bhima-Koregaon violence in Pune on January 1, 2018, the state government on Thursday started reviewing the cases filed by the Pune Police.

Besides two charge sheets filed by the police, the government has reportedly asked the Pune Police to reveal the source of the letter allegedly found with arrested activist Rona Wilson, which the police used as key evidence against the activists.

The government has also begun the probe into the alleged tapping and snooping of Opposition leaders during the Lok Sabha and Assembly el...