Gangster held in Yamunanagar, cops probing link with Vicky Gounder

Yamunanagar SP says the police got information about presence of gangster Vicky Gounder in a farmhouse

punjab Updated: Dec 13, 2017 21:03 IST
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Police have arrested a gangster Darshan Singh Bhoora from a farmhouse in Khizrabad of Chhachhroli area of Yamunanagar district.

Yamunanagar superintendent of police (SP) Rajesh Kalia said the police got information about the presence of gangster Vicky Gounder, one of the main accused in the Nabha jailbreak in Punjab last year, in a farmhouse in Khizrabad of Chhachhroli area.

Following the tip-off, a police team on December 10 conducted a raid at the farmhouse and arrested Darshan Singh Bhoora of Chhachhroli. The police also recovered two pistols and an SUV (sports utility vehicle) from the spot and two others were also taken in the police custody, he said.

A police official said Darshan was produced in the district and sessions court which sent him to police remand till December 15. He said the investigations were on whether Bhoora had links with Vicky Gounder. The Punjab police had also announced an award of ₹10 lakh for information on Gounder.

First Published: Dec 13, 2017 21:01 IST