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Alleged chhota Rajan shooter held in Vashi

The Vashi police on Friday arrested an alleged Chhota Rajan gang member Sundar Pillai, 47, who is wanted in several case so murder and extortion in Mumbai and Navi Mumbai.

mumbai Updated: May 29, 2011 01:57 IST
G. Mohiuddin Jeddy

The Vashi police on Friday arrested an alleged Chhota Rajan gang member Sundar Pillai, 47, who is wanted in several case so murder and extortion in Mumbai and Navi Mumbai.

The police made the arrest following a tip-off.

“We received information that Pillai was going to visit the Sector 9 area in Vashi and we laid a trap to catch him. He

had come on a motorbike and when he sensed the police were on to him he tried to flee. But we quickly nabbed him,” said sub-inspector Rishikesh Pawar of the Vashi police station

The police recovered a country-made revolver from Pillai and he was charged under the Arms Act.

The police produced Pillai before the Belapur court on Saturday, where the judge remanded him in police custody until May 30.