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DELHI POLICE BUSTED INTERSTATE ILLEGAL ARMS SYNDICATE, THREE ARMS SUPPLIERS ARRESTED.

November 27, 2020 09:51 PM

EIGHT SEMI-AUTOMATIC PISTOLS AND SEVEN SINGLE SHOT GUNS RECOVERED FROM TRIO., ARRESTED SABIR SOURCED ARMS FROM MP FOR SUPPLYING IN NCR & UP WEST.  MEMBERS OF  SYNDICATE HAVE BEEN INVOLVED IN ARMS TRAFFICKING ON BIG SCALE IN RAJASTHAN, HARYANA, UP, MP. DELHI NCR.

New Delhi (Face2News)

A team of Special Cell, Southern Range led by Inspr.Ishwar Singh & Inspr.Alok Bajpai, under the supervision of ACP Attar Singh has busted an interstate gun running racket by arresting three gunrunners namely Sabir (aged 30 yrs) s/o Ashu R/o Village Nakhnol District Alwar, (Rajasthan) Asgar (aged 32 years) s/o Rafiq R/o Village Kathol PS Pahari, District Bharatpur (Rajasthan) , Jahul (aged 27 yrs) s/o Asgar R/o Village Neemka, District Nuh (Mewat) Haryana.

 
 
Mr. Pramod Singh Kushwah, Dy. Commissioner of Police, Special , said, above three arms suppliers have been arrested on Nov. 26 at about 01:20 AM near Central School, M.B. Road, SangamVihar, New Delhi. Eight semi-automatic pistols of .32 and Seven Single shot guns/ rifles have been recovered from the trio at the time of their arrest. Eight pistols ie. Four from Sabir and another four from Asghar have been recovered.

Apart from this, seven Single shot guns semi knocked down in two parts (for concealing and convenience in transporting) have been recovered from Jahul and Asgar. Arrested accused persons have been involved in supplying of illegal firearms including pistols and guns in Delhi NCR, Haryana, Rajasthan, MP& UP West for last 6/7 years. Sabir, a truck driver used to receive supply of semi-automatic pistols from parts of Madhya Pradesh as per directions of Asgar. He used to conceal/carry these firearms in his truck filled with goods and brought the same in Delhi NCR to hand over the consignment to Asgar & Jahul.

Members of this syndicate have been involved in arms trafficking on big scale in Rajasthan, Haryana, UP, MP and Delhi NCR.

In pursuit of constant drive by the Special Cell against the illegal arms traffickers in Delhi NCR involved in procuring weapons from Khargon, Sendhwa, Dhaar and Burhanpur (MP) and further supplying in Delhi NCR, concerted efforts were being made to identify the members of these syndicates. Special Cell had earlier succeeded in busting several such interstate arms syndicates in the past. Insp Ishwar Singh was having an information about arms trafficking activities by Mewat & Rajasthan based gun-runners namely Sabir, Asghar and Jahul, all members of a syndicate. Manual surveillance was mounted to develop information about them and their syndicate. Secret sources were deployed to gather more information in this regard.

A specific information was received by SI Ranjeet in Spl. Cell/SR on 25.11.2020 that Sabir would come near Central School, M.B. Road SangamVihar, New Delhi on 26.11.2020 between 1 AM to 2 AM to deliver the supply of firearms to Asghar and Jahul who would further supply the same to their contacts in Delhi. Accordingly, a trap was laid near the said place. Sabir carrying two bags with him was spotted and caught while handing over one of the bags to Asgar. Jahul and Asgar who had come there to collect pistols were also nabbed by the members of police team. Asgar and Jahul were also having two bags with them.

On checking of these bags ie.one handed over by Sabir to Asgar and the other one carried by Sabir himself, Eight (08) Semi-automatic pistols of .32 ie four from each bag were recovered at the spot. Seven (07) Single shot guns semi knocked down in two parts were recovered from bags carried by Asgar and Jahul. All the accused persons have been booked u/s 25(8) of Arms (Amendment) Act, 2019, in which there is provision of minimum sentence of 10 years and it can be extended upto life imprisonment and fine also.

Accused Asgar has disclosed that he sourced these seized weapons from UP and further supplied the same in Delhi and Mewat region of Haryana, Rajasthan&UP throughJahul. He has further disclosed that he has been involved in supplying of illegal firearms in Delhi NCR and adjoining states for the last 7-8 year.

Sabir has disclosed that he used get supply of semi-automatic weapons from MP based gun-runners, transported them concealed in his truck and further handed them over the same to Asgar. He has further disclosed that on 24.11.2020, he received the consignment of recovered weapons seized from a person in Sendhwa and brought the same to Delhi in his truck. He has further disclosed that he is associated with this gun-running racket from the last about 4-5 years.

Jahul has disclosed that he has been a key member of this gun-running racket run by Asgar. Asgar has lured him to work with him in arms trafficking activities about 6 years back. Since then, Jahul has been involved in arms supplying in Rajasthan, Haryana, UP and MP for last 6/7 years in association with Asgar.

 
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