At least four criminals were killed in an encounter with the special cell of Delhi Police in the southern part of the national capital on Saturday.
Spot Visuals: 4 criminals dead, 1 injured in an encounter between Delhi Police Special cell and Rajesh Bharti Gang in Chhatarpur area. 6 police personnel also injured. #Delhi pic.twitter.com/XpJZfzOdcC
— ANI (@ANI) June 9, 2018
Six police personnel also injured in the gunfight with criminals belonging to the Rajesh Bharti gang at south Delhi’s Chhatarpur.
The gang leader Rajesh Bharti, who has been on the list of the city’s top 10 wanted criminals, was also killed in today’s encounter. Earlier, in February this year he had escaped from the Haryana Police’s custody.
Many serious cases have been registered against him and he was was carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh for his arrest. Bharti had at least 25 cases of murder, extortion, car jacking and robbery against him, Hindustan Times reported.