Mumbai: 9 arrested for looting Jaipur trader of Rs 25 lakh on Vasai freeway | Mumbai Information

MUMBAI: 9 males, which include two friends of a Jaipur-based mostly trader have been arrested for allegedly robbing him of Rs 25 lakh on the Mumbai-Ahmedabad national freeway at Vasai last thirty day period.
Harihant Pabuwal (27) discounts in masks and sanitisers and was performing fantastic considering that Covid-19 pandemic begun.
Harihant came to Mumbai very last thirty day period for company and stayed in a 5-star hotel in Andheri. He was in touch with his buddies, such as Parth Jani (26) and Rabani Parel (28) from Thane.
On February 26, Pabuwal was headed back again to Jaipur in his vehicle when he was intercepted on the freeway in Vasai.
Six masked adult men threatened him and took away 25 lakh funds from him. Pabuwal registered a circumstance of dacoity with Valiv police. In his criticism, Pabuwal said that some of the adult males posed as cops and took absent his funds.
Crime department revealed that the dacoity was planned by Pabuwal’s good friends Jani and Parel, who ended up in debt. The two experienced roped in two of their friends—Girish Patel (27) and Abdul Sayyed (35) from Ajmer in Rajasthan.
The pals, all traders had experienced losses in their corporations, while Pabuwal was the only a person undertaking roaring business in the sale of masks and sanitizers.
Girish and Sayyed then roped in five of their friends discovered as Imran Shaikh (38), Smitesh Gavas (37), Suresh Dalvi (33), Santosh A lot more (44) and Vinay Singh (41).
Police investigations discovered that data about Pabuwal’s actions and company promotions were shared by one particular Manohar Patel who was undertaking enterprise transactions with Pabuwal. He too has been arrested.
The nine gentlemen reached the freeway at Vasai and intercepted Pabuwal’s vehicle. When Jani, Parel and Manohar, who were being personally recognized to Pabuwal stayed at a length, the other 6 guys robbed the trader.
Pabuwal was overwhelmed up and later authorized to go after threatening of not submitting law enforcement complaint.
All 9 have been booked for dacoity and remanded to law enforcement custody by the Vasai courtroom.