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4 arrested for looting truck

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Four men, including the driver, were arrested for allegedly a truck carrying worth Rs 80 lakh, police said today.

The truck with goods was robbed at knife point by four armed robbers at Kirti Nagar on May 12.

The of the truck, Ram Raj, had alleged that he was hit on the and abandoned in the forest area of Narela, the police said.

The truck was on its way to deliver the in Zakhira in

It was found that the was involved in conspiring with three others, including his brother, in carrying out the robbery.

Raj's accomplices, identified as Manoj (25), Vishal (25) and Ajay (35), had even inflicted on Raj's

The told police that he was not aware about where the truck had been taken.

Subsequently, the police tracked down the three accused in Sonipat and precious worth Rs 80 lakh was recovered, the police said.

The accused persons revealed that they used to hatch conspiracy along with the drivers of the trucks and took the truck along with the goods, of Police (West) said.

After a couple of days, they used to sell the goods at the best possible rates and abandon the truck.

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First Published: Mon, May 14 2018. 22:25 IST