Lucknow, 07 January: Joint team of the police and the Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (UPSTF) have arrested five gangsters, carrying bounty on their head, from different districts within the last 24 hours.
The STF and local police are continuously taking action against wanted and rewarded goons in the state.
In this episode, the Dhangaon Police of Sitapur district has arrested the prize money crook Ajay Singh from Gundaiya intersection. He originally resides at PGI Barora in Lucknow. The caught accused was hiding in different districts for almost three years by the dodging the police. The police had been searching for him for a long time.
In the same way, UP STF has arrested gangster carrying reward money of Rs 25000 who is wanted in two cases including attempt to murder recorded in Madhuban police station of Mau district. The arrested accused hails from Sultanpur district. Motorcycles, two phones, have been recovered from the accused. According to STF, there are more than two cases against the accused.
Similarly, the Manjhanpur police station and cyber cell of Kaushambi district have arrested Abhishek, a resident of Bulandshahar, a reward of Rs 15,000, who has been absconding for two years. Police has arrested the prize crook from Delhi.
In the same way, the Hasanpur police station of Amroha district arrested Aslam alias Masta from the forest intersection village of Sinhali Jagir last night. He was wanted in the Gangster Act, kept a reward of ten thousand rupees for his arrest. A cartridge of live cartridges has been recovered from the accused.
And, the Bulandshahar Ahar police station of the district has nabbed a gangster while checking at the Potabadabad Shahpur intersection. According to the police, the arrested crook has been identified as Amit, resident of Khanauda village of Rs 20,000. The accused Dharamkothi is wanted for the robbery by entering a house in Sheetalganj.