Punjab Police bust Harry Chattha’s extortion racket, key associate among 7 arrested
Punjab Police bust extortion racket: In the major breakthrough, Punjab police busted an extortion racket and arrested seven people including a key associate after a brief encounter. Police fired back in self defence, in which the accused was shot in the leg,.
During the encounter, police also recovered four pistols from the possession of the arrested accused.
Punjab Director General of Police, Gaurav Yadav, IPS also took to his Twitter handle and posted the pictures of busted extortion racket along with the pistols recovered from the operation.
He wrote, "In a major breakthrough Batala Police has busted an extortion racket operated by Harry Chattha and has arrested a key associate after a brief encounter police fired back in self-defence, in which the accused was shot in the leg."
In a major breakthrough @BatalaPolice has busted an extortion racket operated by Harry Chattha and has arrested a key associate after a brief encounter
Police fired back in self defence, in which the accused was shot in the leg (1/2) pic.twitter.com/yaOFjTQMP0 — DGP Punjab Police (@DGPPunjabPolice) November 4, 2023
"Recovered 4 pistols used in the crime and 6 more people were arrested for providing logistical assistance and other support Punjab Police is committed to eradicating crime as per the vision of CM Bhagwant Mann," he said further.
Punjab police is committed to maintaining peace and harmony in the state as per the vision of Chief Minister Bhagwant Manm.
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