In a joint operation with the STF (Bihar), a team of Southern Range (SR) of Special Cell headed by Insp. Ishwar Singh under the supervision of ACP Attar Singh, has arrested a dreaded gangster cum extortionist namely VikasJha @ Kalia @ Alok (aged 25 years) S/o SubodhJha R/o Village Batnah, Distt. Sitamarhi (Bhiar). He has been arrested during the intervening night of the night of 16 &17.10.2019 from Rajdhani Park, Nangloi, Delhi. One Semi-automatic pistol with seven live cartridges has been recovered from his possession at the time his arrest. Accused is a highly dreaded and most notorious member of Santosh Jha gang in Bihar. He is wanted in a number of heinous cases of murder. attempt to murder. extortion, threatening. assault. hurt, arms act in Bihar.
Southern Range (SR) of Special Cell, New Delhi had an information that VikasJha @ Kalia @ Alok of Bihar wanted in several killings and other heinous cases like extortion, threatening to contractors, engineers, builders and other wealthy persons in Bihar is hiding himself in West Delhi. It was also revealed that he is involved in many broad day shootouts, contract killings with AK-47 and cases of extortions from contractors/engineers in Bihar. He had escaped from police custody on three different occassions in Bihar. Lastly he had escaped from police custody in August 2019. This information was developed through manual surveillance. Sources were also deployed to collect more information about the said criminal.
After painstaking efforts of more than two months, team comprising of SI Aditya, SI Satvinder, ASISukhbinder, HC DevenderDabas, HC Navin, Ct. Deepak and Ct. Anil under the supervision of Insp. Ishwar Singh kept discreet surveillance in Nangloi area. Insp. Ishwar Singh received specific information that accused VikasJha @ Kalia @ Alok would come in Rajdhani Park, Nangloi, Delhi to meet his friend during the intervening night of 16 & 17.10.19. This information was shared with the team of STF (Bihar) who had already arrived in Delhi to track VikasJha. At about 11.00 pm, VikasJha was spotted by the informer in Rajdhani Park. He was surrounded and asked to surrender but he whipped out a pistol and threatened to fire. Finally he was overpowered by HC DevenderDabas& HC Anil who disarmed him. One semi-automatic pistol of .32 with seven live cartridges has been recovered from VikasJha. A case under Arms Act has been registered against him and investigation taken up.