Delhi: 3 members of Kranti gang held  

Three members of a gang, allegedly involved in murder, extortion and carjacking, have been arrested from Dwarka, police said on Friday. 

Published: 08th December 2018 06:17 AM  |   Last Updated: 08th December 2018 06:17 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

NEW DELHI: Three members of a gang, allegedly involved in murder, extortion and carjacking, have been arrested from Dwarka, police said on Friday. 

The accused have been identified as Devender Kumar, a resident of Najafgarh, Shekhar of Sultanpur Dabas village, and Ravinder Kumar of Gurgaon. Police said Devender and Sekhar carried rewards of `1 lakh and `50,000 respectively for their arrest. 

One member of the Kranti gang, Jitender, was arrested on Tuesday following a shootout in Dhaula Kuan while his accomplice had managed to escape, Deputy Commissioner of Police (Special Cell) Sanjeev Kumar Yadav said. 

The police were informed that two members of the gang, Devender and Ranveer Saini, were injured in the shootout. They took medical aid and were advised further treatment by specialists, he said.

A trap was laid at Golf Course Road, Dwarka, and the accused were apprehended. They were involved in several cases of murder, attempt to murder, robbery and carjacking, Yadav said. 

Devender has been hospitalised because of the injury he received during the Tuesday shootout, the police officer said, adding two country-made pistols, four cartridges and two cars were seized from the accused.

Stay up to date on all the latest Delhi news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp