Two alleged sharp shooters of the Gharoli gang, active in Gurgaon, Haryana, were arrested in New Delhi on murder charges, police said on Tuesday.
Ravi Kumar, 26, and Jyoti Prakash, 18, were arrested from the Najafgarh area in southwest Delhi late on Monday evening. Police said one foreign made pistol and a country made gun with some live cartridges were recovered from them.
According to the police, the duo was involved in at least nine cases of murder and attempt to murder in the Capital and Haryana.
"The accused confessed that in 2006 they had shot dead the owner of Green Chick Hotel in Gurgaon after he had refused to pay extortion money," southwest district Deputy Commissioner of Police Alok Kumar said.