13th success to Samachar Plus's "WANTED" programme, Wanted criminal 'Mukeem Kala' arrested

Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh Special Task Force (STF) on Monday arrested an inter-state wanted criminal and his accomplice, carrying a reward of Rs. 100,000 and Rs. 50,000 respectively on their head, near Hamdard factory in Sihani gate police station area.

Addressing a press conference, Senior Superintendent of Police Dharmendra Singh said that Mukeem Kala is a notorious criminal and wanted at various police stations of Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana in more than 23 cases of loot, dacoity and murder. His aide Sabir is wanted in four cases of loot and dacoity.

Acting on a tip-off that Kala was heading towards Lohia Nagar for committing some offence, the crime branch and Sihani Gate police signaled his car for checking. Instead of stopping the car, the occupants allegedly fired indiscriminately towards the police team, the SSP said.

The police retaliated the fire in which police crime branch in-charge Avneesh Gautam and constable Bhupendra sustained injuries.

Later, police cornered the car and the duo were arrested.

Police recovered a 9mm carbine, one 9mm pistol, a 32 bore pistol, one double barrel 12 bore gun, live cartridges and two police uniforms from the car they were traveling.

During sustained interrogation, Kala admitted that he looted the Tanishq showroom at Saharanpur wearing police uniform.

He also confessed of Deoband robbery, a petrol pump loot in Udaipur, and murders in Saharanpur and Shamli districts, the SSP added.

"A case has been registered against two criminals and further investigations are on," added the SSP.
Last Saturday, the 'WANTED' programme on Samachar Plus has shown the criminal history of 'Mukeem Kala and his gang'. The programme is being directed and anchored by 'Praveen Sahni'- the man whose sole aim is to make India 'crime-free'. Mr. Sahni is also the Executive Editor' of Samachar Plus News Channel.

"Mukeem Kala had become the name of terror. His gang members were being nabbed but now police got success in arresting the king of the gang. I congratulate police officials for this major success," said Praveen Sahni, Executive Editor' of Samachar Plus News Channel.

In its 13th success, Samachar Plus with all its dedication and fearless aim, moving ahead to achieve its sole aim of making India safe for its citizens by making it 'Crime-Free' nation.

Samachar Plus's mega-show "WANTED" has successfully helped Uttar Pradesh Police to nab the notorious criminals which includes, Monu Pahadi with a reward of Rs 50,000, Bhura carrying Rs 12 lakh reward, Surender Singh alias Dhara with reward of Rs 85,000, Joginder Singh alias Jugla carrying Rs 50,000 reward, Sukram Pal with Rs 2 lakh reward on their heads, Pankaj aka Bhola and 'Vinod alias Gadau Pasi' with reward of Rs. 50,000 on his head.

While two most dreaded criminals Rahul Khatta and Anil Khera with Rs 2 lakh reward each on their heads were killed in police encounter.

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