A retired Delhi College professor was allegedly threatened, confined and robbed inside his home within the Mannequin City space on Thursday. Police mentioned the 65-year-old man was alone when two of his home helps entered his room and attacked him.
They threatened to kill him after which tied his fingers and leg with bedsheets. The accused then robbed Rs 50,000 money and an iPhone from the home and fled.
The 2 – Jayaram Mandal (29) and Mahanand Mandal (24) — have been arrested from Azadpur village inside two hours of the incident. They have been planning to flee to their hometown in Bihar however have been caught.
The retired professor lives along with his spouse who had gone out for some work. When she returned, she discovered her husband’s fingers and legs tied with a bedsheet and referred to as the police.
Usha Rangnani, DCP (Northwest), mentioned her staff acquired data from the PCR staff in regards to the theft. “We discovered that the 2 males had overpowered their employer inside his home and fled with money and an iPhone. We instantly despatched groups to search out and arrest the accused,” the DCP added.
Police mentioned the boys have been recognized and police traced their location with the assistance of technical surveillance. “We discovered that they have been hiding at Azadpur village. Our groups carried out a number of raids within the space after which discovered Jayaram at a store. He was apprehended and he led us to Mahanand. The 2 have been planning to depart Delhi for Bihar with the stolen cash,” an officer knowledgeable.
The duo was employed by the professor’s household 3-Four years in the past. They wished to return residence and had been planning to rob the retired professor for fairly a while. Once they discovered that the outdated man was alone, they executed their plan.