Mumbai, July 28 -- Mumbai Police have formed a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the two first information reports (FIR) registered linked to former Mumbai Police commissioner (CP) Param Bir Singh and others.

The SIT will probe two FIRs, one of which is registered at the Marine Drive police station against Singh, a crime branch deputy commissioner of police (DCP) and five other policemen, by a Bhayander-based builder Shyamsunder Agrawal alleging Rs.15 crore extortion by Singh and his subordinate officers.

The other is the Maharashtra Control of Organised Crime Act (MCOCA) case registered by the Juhu police against Agrawal for his alleged links with the underworld gangster Chhota Shakeel. Agrawal had alleged that based on this fals...