Jaipur: Police in Vaishali Nagar on Wednesday arrested three different defendants in a case of theft of cash.
The case was registered on February 24. Manraj Meena (26), Dilkush Meena (24) and Mohammed Naimuddin have been arrested of their hometowns of Tonk and Sawai Madhopur, respectively. Police recovered Rs 18 lakh from Naimuddin which was paid to him by the primary defendant Shekhar Agarwal.
Eight folks have to date been arrested within the case and police suspect that few others might also be concerned within the case. The opposite 4 defendants embrace – Jatin Jain, Kaluram Saini, Kedar Jat and Banwari Jangid.
The trio have been chargeable for digging a 20-foot-long tunnel that led to the theft of over 500 kilograms of silver at Dr. Sumit Soni’s residence in Vaishali Nagar on February 12. The case was nonetheless filed on February 24.
Police say the trio labored as a day laborer on Soni’s farm. They have been offered to Soni by Shekhar Agarwal.
“Manraj and Dilkush dug half of the tunnel and refused to finish one other, citing the collapse of the water reservoir whose foundations have been in the way in which. Subsequently, the primary defendant roped as much as Mohammed for stated work which unearthed one other half. He was additionally chargeable for breaking the containers and eradicating the silver sheets one after the other from the tunnel, ”stated Anil Jaimani, SHO of Vaishali Nagar Police Station.
Mohammed was awarded a sheet of cash for his work by the primary defendant Agarwal on the day of the incident. “ After just a few days, Agarwal paid Rs 20.73 lakh to Mohammed and took the cash away from him, ” Mohammed stated to the police.
“Based mostly on Mohammed’s directions, the quantity was recovered from his hometown and Rs 50,000 which he confessed to having deposited within the financial institution,” Jaimani stated.