A day after two armed males posing as attorneys killed gangster Jitender Maan alias Gogi inside Rohini district court docket earlier than being gunned down by police personnel, the Particular Cell has arrested two males and recovered a automobile used to drop the assailants to court docket. One of many arrested males is an in depth affiliate of Sunil alias Tillu Tajpuriya, Gogi’s longtime rival.
Investigation has additionally revealed that the homicide plot was allegedly hatched by Tillu from inside Mandoli jail.
Police mentioned the arrested males have been recognized as Umang (22) and Vinay Mota (19). “They have been nabbed by a crew of the New Delhi Vary of Particular Cell. Throughout investigation, we discovered that one Naresh Kumar alias Sonu, a sharpshooter from Tillu’s gang, roped in his buddy Umang to work for them,” a senior police officer mentioned.
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Throughout questioning, Umang informed police that the courtroom attackers — Rahul Tyagi and Jagdeep Jagga — reached his dwelling in Northwest Delhi’s Haiderpur on September 20.
“Vinay took them to a close-by market the place they purchased white shirts, black trousers, footwear and black coats to impersonate attorneys. They stayed in his home and had a celebration on September 22. Additionally they gave Tyagi and Jagga two pistols — .38 bore and .30 bore,” the officer mentioned.
“At 10,20 am Friday, Umang, Vinay and one other affiliate reached Rohini court docket together with the attackers in a Hyundai i10. They dropped the duo and went to park their automobile. They then went inside to indicate Tyagi and Jagga courtroom quantity 207, the place Gogi was supposed to look for the listening to, and left,” an officer mentioned.
By the way, simply half an hour earlier, Tillu’s lieutenant Sunil Maan had been produced in the identical courtroom in reference to an try and homicide case by which Gogi too was an accused.
“Round 1.15 pm, Gogi was produced within the courtroom. The 2 assailants, posing as attorneys, have been sitting near some police personnel. Inside seconds, they opened fireplace at Gogi from shut vary. He obtained five-six bullet accidents; they fired eight-ten rounds,” mentioned a police officer who was current within the courtroom on the time. The attackers have been shot lifeless by the Counter Intelligence crew accompanying Gogi.
“Throughout investigation, we discovered that Tyagi was carrying a telephone with no SIM card, which was broken after it was hit by a bullet. We additionally discovered Rs 210 in his pocket,” the officer mentioned.
In line with police, Gogi and Tillu had been working extortion rackets in Alipur and Sonipat for years, and the fixed strife between the 2 gangs usually resulted in bloodshed.
Final December, police mentioned, Tyagi and 4 of his associates had killed one Bharat Solanki alias Yuvin, an in depth affiliate of Gogi, in Rohini’s Sector 24. Jagga, too, was concerned in a homicide case in Sonipat.