Two men arrested with country-made pistol, revolver live cartridge

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 06 Jun 2018 10:48:14


Staff Reporter

Continuing a special campaign against anti-social elements, police have succeeded in apprehending two accused and seized a country-made pistol, a country-made revolver and a live cartridge from them, on Tuesday. The accused have been identified as Dilip Chakrawarty (26), son of Ganga Chakrawarty, resident of Sethi Nagar in Gorakhpur and Sanju alias Sandeep (26), son of Sujan Singh Rajput, resident of Rampur Chapar in Gorakhpur.Under the direction of Superintendent of Police, Shashikant Shukla police started a special campaign against anti-social elements under the supervision of Additional Superintendent of Police (North), Rajesh Tiwari and Additional Superintendent of Police (Crime), Sandeep Mishra. Crime Branch received information of two suspected men sight at Adhartal square. Acting promptly on the information, police started a search and succeeded in trapping the accused. In their search, police team seized a 12-bore country-made revolver and a country-made pistol loaded with a live cartridge from them. In primary investigation, police learnt that the accused were trying to sell out fire arms and were waiting for customer. They purchased fire arms from district Damoh. The accused were apprehended with active working of police team comprised of Crime Branch’s Head Constable, Dhananjay Singh, Vijay Shukla, Constable, Rahul Sengar, Mohit Upadhyay, Bramhprakash and Anand Tiwari. Superintendent of Police, Shashikant Shukla has declared cash reward for members of Crime Branch team.