A posse of cops from Indirapuram Police Station led by SHO Sandeep Kumar Singh and Crime Branch Inspector Sachin Malik arrested 4 notorious criminals involved in several cases of autolifting. The 4 were arrested from Vaishali Pulia of Sec 2/5/ The police seized 6 stolen cars including a Wagon R DL8 CK 6906, a Swift Dzire UP 13 BT 2392, 2 Brezza cars without no. plates, one Fiat Linea car without no. plate and one Tata Safari without a no. plate.
The 4 arrested are Sahdev alias Ajay,a resident of Sec 121, Gadhi Chowkhandi village, Noida, Rohtash, Ravi alias Pradeep and Tajjudin alias Tuti.
According to SP City, Shlok Kumar, the gang leader Sahdev was an absconder under Gangsters Act and is a repeat offender. He has been to jail several times previously, from Indirapuram PS jurisdiction. The gang used hi-tech methods for autolifting and after lifting a vehicle they changed its number plate with another whose RC they had in their possession. This way they avoided being detected by the police. Several equipment used in braking locks and stealing vehicles were also seized from them.
The gang has admitted to have stolen 300 vehicles till date.
Several policemen from Indirapuram Police Station were part of the operation to bust the gang. They are namely SI Anjani Kumar Singh (Vaishali Chowki), SI Ramgopal Singh (Niti Khand Chowki), SI Izhar Ali (Ramprastha Chowki), SI Paras Malik (Crime Branch) and other cops.
-Prasoon Pant, delhincrnews.in