A special Police team formed under the supervision of Kalu Ram Rawat, Add. SP (Central) and Ata-ur-Rahman, DYSP completed a successful job of nabbing a group of eight bike thieves today. The Police team was working under the directions of Hari Prasad Sharma, Superintendent of Police. According to Police, on a tip-off from a source, the police team reached Jamudiya Ka Naala, Rama Road where they found the group of eight people enjoying on the banks of the stream. As they saw the police approaching, they ran towards the hillside of the Naala. The Police team followed and caught them in sometime. The motorcycles of each of the eight persons, bearing unclear number plates were parked by the side, which were subsquently seized by the police. During initial questioning, they gave unsatisfactory replies and they also didn’t have any paper-work related to their respective bikes. Eventually, they accepted the bike thefts and Police arrested them. They also confessed to stealing 6 more bikes from areas including Fatehsagar, Ayad, Townhall, Ashwini Market, Glass Factory, Thokar Circle and Railway Station Gate in the past two years. They revealed their modus operandi, similar to that of a group of car thieves caught over a month ago, which began with stealing the bike keys, copying them and then stealing the vehicle.
The accused, who have been booked under 102 CRPC were named as Radheshyam (18) aka Praveen s/o Bheru Lal Dangi, resident of Dabok; Rupendra Singh (20) aka Raviraj s/o Sohan Singh Rajput, resident of Pratapnagar; Hemant Salvi (20) s/o Madan Lal, resident of Majawada; Mahendra (35) s/o Ishwar Singh, resident of Mavli Police Station area; Rajendra Singh (35) s/o Roshan Singh, resident of Rajputon Ka Mauhalla; Mohan Lal (18) s/o Lachiram Gameti, resident of Uplaghata; Mohan Lal (36) s/o Kalulal Gamet, resident of Rawliyan Khurd and Chetan Singh (18) s/o Bhagwan Singh, resident of Jassa Khera. The police team who caught the thieves included Hanuvant Singh Rajpurohit, SHO, Gogunda; Shankar Lal, ASI; Radhakishan, Madharam, Jitendra Kumar, Prabhulal, Dinesh Kumar, Bhanwar Lal, Mahipal, Kishan Singh, Vardi Chand, Shankar Lal, Prem Singh and Ishwar Singh. The City Police expects to crack more such cases of thefts by them which they still haven’t revealed. Press Note