Delhi Police Special Cell today killed two wanted criminals in an encounter at Pul Prahladpur area, near Badarpur at around 5 am. The criminals, identified as Raja Qureshi and Ramesh Bahadur, were wanted in multiple cases. Both the criminals were involved in a recent murder case in Karawal Nagar area.
Delhi: Two criminals, Raja Qureshi and Ramesh Bahadur, killed in an encounter with Delhi Police Special Cell in Pul Prahladpur area, today around 5 AM. The two criminals were wanted in multiple cases of crime, the most recent being a murder case in Karawal Nagar. pic.twitter.com/Z6YGRAmiHF
— ANI (@ANI) February 17, 2020
According to ANI, a trap was planned by the police as they received a tip-off. In the ensuing encounter, Qureshi and Bahadur, sustained gunshot injuries and were moved to a hospital where they were declared brought dead.
दिल्ली के पुल प्रह्लादपुर में राजा कुरेशी और रमेश बहादुर नाम के दो क्रिमिनल्स और स्पेशल सेल के बीच सुबह 5 बजे के आसपास एनकाउंटर हुआ, दोनों को अस्पताल ले जाया गया जहां दोनों की मौत हो गई। दोनों पर कई मुकदमे थे, हाल ही में 12 तारीख को करावल नगर में मर्डर किया था। @indiatvnews pic.twitter.com/JITLaErkHv
— Abhay parashar (@abhayparashar) February 17, 2020
As per reports, 30 rounds of bullets were fired from both the sides.