Posting in anti-terrorist squad Mumbai in July 2009

Pradip Sawant was later posted as DCP of anti-terrorist squad Mumbai in July 2009 and was continued and posted in ATS till May 2015 i.e. for six years where he has successfully detected and supervised the investigations of many terror-related cases. He had associated with the investigations related to Devid Headly, German Bakery Blast of 2010, Zaveri Bazar, opera house, Dadar blast of 2011 and Bomb Blast at Pune in 2014. He was also associated with investigations of many hard core terrorists including Indian mujahidin chief operators Yasin Bhatkal, Wakas, Azrudulla etc. He was associated with sensational trial cases of terror-related offences