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5 held for robbing student

Five people were arrested for robbing an Indian Institute of Technology student of his laptop and mobile phone after giving him lift in a car, the police said on Wednesday.

delhi Updated: Mar 03, 2011 00:20 IST

Five people were arrested for robbing an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) student of his laptop and mobile phone after giving him lift in a car, the police said on Wednesday.

Gulfam (22), the kingpin, Faijan (22), Salman (19), Aman Kaljera (20), and Wasim (28), were apprehended from Sarai Kale Khan area in south Delhi Monday, deputy commissioner of police Ashok Chand said.

The incident took place on February 24 when the five whipped out a knife and forced the student to withdraw money from the ATM. He withdrew Rs 5,000 and was dumped at Dilshad Garden in east Delhi.

Police recovered 17 gm of gold and diamond jewellery, R22,600 cash, a laptop, 13 stolen mobile phones and a three-wheeler from the gang.