Kumar Rajiv Nayan

Ara : Police, on a tip off, conducted raids and arrested three criminals and seized firearm and other articles from their possession under Sandesh police station areas in Bhojpur District in South Bihar on October 13, 2020.

The arrested criminals were identified as Vijay Nat and Manoj Nat, sons of late Dasai Nat of Sandesh under the same police station, and Rahul Nat, son of Ganesh Nat of Chhotaki Lauhar Farana under Barhara police station in Bhojpur district. Police seized a countrymade pistol, three live cartridges, a Pan Card, one Adhar Card, Driving License, a Knife, two motorcycles one of them without registration number, and one mobile phone from their possession. A named FIR has been lodged by Sandesh police station against them and they were sent to jail after interrogation.

Bhojpur SP Har Kishore Rai on October 13, 2020, said that three bike borne criminals intercepted Shiv Shankar Pandey, son of Ram Chandra Pandey, and his nephew Jayesh Pandey, son of Madhusudan Pandey of Pandeypur village under Sandesh police station, near Agriculture Farm on Sandesh-Pawana main road when they were returning home and snatched his motorcycle, purse, and mobile phone at pistol point and escaped. Hearing their cry, a youth of the area rushed to the spot but the fleeing miscreants shot at and injured him.

The SP said that after the incident, he formed a police team that conducted raids at different places and arrested all the three miscreants who confessed their involvement in the loot and firing case.