Delhi police said on Saturday they arrested two people for allegedly stealing a 54-year-old adviser working at the Italian embassy from her purse over the Barapullah flyover as she traveled from her office in Chanakyapuri to his home in Noida by autorickshaw on March 30.
The woman filed her theft complaint on April 2, after which a case was registered at Lodhi Road Police Station and an investigation was launched.
Police say the suspects have already been arrested and taken into custody for their role in another robbery on March 31.
“The arrested men, Narender aka Kakey (26) and Ashish Barwa (28) confessed to their involvement in the March 30 robbery. The woman’s mobile phone was recovered from them,” the Deputy Commissioner of Police said. (south) Benita Mary Jaiker.
Police said the bag contained her Aadhar card, PAN card, service ID card, two debit cards, a pair of gold earrings and a gold ring.
Narender has already been implicated in four crimes.
Vandalized temple in Jammu’s Sidhra, police deployed
Police officers were deployed in force at a temple in Sidhra area on the outskirts of Jammu city on Saturday morning following an incident of vandalism. “Some unidentified elements vandalized idols of Hindu gods and goddesses, including those of local deities on Friday night. Some of the idols were smashed to pieces. not reached,” said a senior police officer.
J&K witness to the golden period: LG Sinha
Jammu and Kashmir is enjoying a golden period as 80 lakh tourists visited the union territory in the past few months, a record in the past 15-20 years, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said on Saturday . He also highlighted several government initiatives to boost tourism in Jammu and Kashmir. The LG launched an event called “Athwas”, a unique partnership between citizens and authorities for the rejuvenation of Dal Lake.
Srinagar: Two people arrested for killing their father and dumping their bodies in Dal Lake
Two men have been arrested for killing their father and dumping Khurshid Ahamd Tota, 62, a resident of Elahibagh Soura Corps in Dal Lake, J&K Police said on Saturday. “The body has been identified as that of 62-year-old Elahibagh Soura resident Khurshid Ahamd Tota. After the medical formalities, the body was handed over to the family. The preliminary medical report revealed marks on the neck, which show that the victim was murdered,” a police spokesperson said. “Further investigation and arrests will follow,” the police spokesman said.
CBI arrests seven in multi-crore scholarship scam in Himachal
Days after the Himachal Pradesh High Court expressed dissatisfaction with the investigation into the multi-crore scholarship scam in the state, the Central Bureau of Investigation arrested seven people, including high-level employees of various private educational institutes, officials said on Saturday. The investigation revealed that they had colluded with employees of nationalized banks to siphon off the money awarded for scholarships. Employees of educational institutions had created fake student accounts in out-of-state banks.
Was about to fire him: Sisodia on former AAP HP chief Kesari
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia on Saturday slammed the BJP for inducting Aam Aadmi Party’s Himachal Pradesh Unit Chairman Anup Kesari and called its former party leader “characterless”, adding that the party was set to fire him today for his ‘anti-woman remarks’. Anurag Thakur launches a counter-offensive Union Minister Anurag Thakur launched a counter-offensive on Saturday against the AAP and Sisodia in particular.