Delhi police has arrested two wanted men of Ashok Pradhan gang. They were accused in the cases of attempt to murder and armed robbery.
The accused have been identified as Naveen (21), a resident of Jhajjar district in Haryana and Rahul Dagar (20), a resident of Jaffarpur Kalan, Delhi.
According to Deputy Commissioner of Police (Crime) Ram Gopal Naik, they received a tip-off on 21st April, Sunday regarding the two accused coming to Najafgarh drain crossing on Dwarka-Chhawla road. After which, a trap was laid by Delhi Police and Naveen and Dagar were caught. Police also recovered two country-made pistol with live cartridges from them.
During the interrogation, Naveen disclosed that he had joined Ashok Pradhan gang in order to take revenge of his cousins who were killed in his village. After acquiring illegal arms, they tried to kill a man from his village last Monday in Bahadurgarh, but the man escaped. Dagar revealed that he got inspired from the lifestyle of a criminal of his native village and wanted to follow his footsteps, police said. He also disclosed that he had an enmity with one of his neighbours from his village and wanted to kill him with the help of his associates, police added.