The Delhi Police Special Cell has arrested two criminals involved in a gunrunning racket who supplied guns in Delhi and NCR. Both the men are from Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh and a total of 10 firearms including 4 semi automatic pistols and 6 single shot pistols with 100 live cartridges have been seized from them.
The Delhi Police after specific information laid a trap near bus stand, Indraprastha Park on Ring Road during intervening night of July 21 and 22. When the two men came to deliver the firearms and ammunition to one of their contacts, both accused Raja Gautam and his associate Rajesh were nabbed by the police team.
A case under section 25 (sub section 8) of Arms (Amendment) Act 2019 has been registered in Police station Special Cell for arms trafficking.