A 22-year-old milk provider was arrested together with a good friend for allegedly staging a theft to fund his journey to Shimla to have fun New 12 months’s Eve, police mentioned on Thursday.
The accused have been recognized as Faiz Ahmed Siddiqui and Mohammad Sadik (21), each residents of Jamia Nagar, they mentioned.
On Wednesday, info was obtained that an individual was robbed of over Rs 1 lakh at knifepoint by 4 individuals close to Mom Dairy, Janta Flats and the accused later fled in direction of Jasola, the police mentioned.
Police rushed to the spot the place Siddiqui, who had made the decision, was discovered alongside together with his brother Gulzar, a senior police officer mentioned.
Siddiqui mentioned he and his brother have been supplying milk to outlets on Wednesday. After they reached close to Nala Pocket 11, Jasola, Gulzar went to the jungle to urinate.
In the meantime, 4 males, who got here on a motorbike and a scooter, arrived there and robbed him of Rs 1.36 lakh and his cell phone at knifepoint and fled, he mentioned.
“Police questioned Faiz and Gulzar individually they usually each gave totally different variations of the incident. Gulzar mentioned Faiz was continually getting calls on his cell phone from a quantity which he had saved as ‘S’,” Deputy Commissioner Police (southeast) R P Meena mentioned.
After analysing the decision particulars, it was discovered that Sadik was involved with Siddiqui. It was additionally revealed that he was on the spot on the time of the incident, he mentioned.
Faiz advised the police that he alongside together with his mates had deliberate to go to Shimla on New 12 months’s Eve.
He didn’t have the cash for the journey so he hatched the plan for the faux theft with Sadik and handed over the cash to him.
Later, he made a name to the person he labored for, Naushad, telling him that he had been robbed, he added.
Sadik was arrested from his house and Rs 65,000 money recovered from his possession, the police mentioned.