Buzzing Chandigarh Oct,24;(Amit) Chandigarh Police achieved a major success with the arrest of dreaded criminal Upkar who was wanted to Chandigarh Police in connection with the murder case which was committed by him along with his associates on 4.9.2019 in the area of Police Station Sector-17, Chandigarh. FIR No. 272/2019 U/S 302, 34 IPC & 27 Arms Act was registered at Police Station Sector-17, Chd in this regard. After the incident W/SSP Chandigarh constituted two teams, one of crime branch and other team of Police Station Sector-17, Chd. SP City Sh. Vineet Kumar,IPS was the deputed to supervise the case on day to day basis.
Three accused Vikas @ Boxer, Gurmeet @ Dakilya and Amit @ Amit Grover were arrested earlier by the team of Crime Branch, Chandigarh. The remaining accused went under ground and was out of reach of the Police as they were not using the mobile phone or other electronic/social media. So it became nearly impossible for the police to trace them. They were not residing at their home address.
DSP/Central Sh. Krishan Kumar and SHO-17 Insp Jaspal Singh Bhullar were continuously tracking these criminals. Raids were conducted at different hideouts of accused persons on different intervals but could not succeed. Informers were also deputed to trace remaining accused. Yesterday i.e. on 23.10.19, the informer who was behind the one of accused namely Upkar gave secret information that it might be possible that Upkar is coming to Chandigarh to meet one of his friend. The information was about two places where Upkar can be nabbed. The information got shared with the senior officers and two strong teams comprising Insp Sukhchain Singh, Sub Insp Satnam Singh, SI Naveen Kumar etc. were deputed to nab Upkar. The moment Upkar reached Sector-16, Chandigarh. He was chased by the team of the Chandigarh Police and nabbed back side rose garden. During investigation, two weapons and live cartridge recovered on his instance of Upkar . The detail of the same is as under:-
- Country made weapon .315 Bore
- Three live Cartridges .315 Bore
- Country made weapon .12 Bore
- Ten live Cartridges .12 Bore
As per preliminary investigation, it came to light that Upkar with the assistance of some girl by using the social media called the victim Tejinder Singh to ISBT Sector-17, Chd on 4.9.19. All the accused persons were already present there at ISBT Sector-17 waiting for Tejinder Singh. The moment Tejinder arrived Sumer @ Bhuria and Vikas @ Boxer came from one side and the other persons came from the other side. They shoot out Tejinder Singh and flee from there by taking Auto Rikshaw. Upkar was also present there and was carrying two loaded weapons. The main task assigned to Upkar was to bring out Tejinder alone to such a place where he can be easily shot out for taking revenge.
Upkar S/o Rajesh R/o Village Ram Nagar Gali no. 9, Narvana, Jind Haryana Age:- 19 Yrs is also wanted to Haryana Police in double murder case in FIR No. 199 dated 14.8.19 u/s 302 IPC PS-Narvana, Sadar, Jind, Haryana which was committed by him along with his associates.
Today, the accused Upkar produced in the court of CJM, Chandigarh and procured three day Police remand. The investigation of the case is in progress.