ATM Breakers gang busted , one arrested 5.5 lakh recovered :SSP Kangra

May 07, 2017 17:05 | CrimeMishappenings

Dharamshala (Arvind Sharma )07/05/17

The Kangra Police of Himachal Pradesh have busted a gang of ATM breakers and looters, and arrested one person with a car being used in the crime, and about rs  5.5 already recoverd According to the police the gang has a base in Amritsar.

Senior Suprintendent of Kangra Police Mr S Gandhi told PTI in Dharamshala on Sunday  that the ATM breaking   incidents took place under Police Station JAWALAJI and Haripur during last month.

Gandhi said, “Two ATM were broken  and about 30 lacs taken away .Gas cutter was used in this  work of professional burglars.”

 He said that It was blind case

SSP further added , “We got some clues like make of vehicles and movement of vehicles in particular direction. Primarily,I want to share, we identified Gang .....this gang has a base at Amritsar in Punjab.”

He said that the total members of this gang are 6 in number . “ one of them Ram Gopal 35 years , son of  Moti lal R/O house No 1170 /9 Gujrrawali gali Hansli bazar ,Tehsil and distt Amritsar been arrested.”

He said that police team headed by  Inspector Sandeep Sharma SHO Jawala Mukhi and his team worked very  hard to trace this case and recovered a car used in the crime.


S Gandhi SSp Kangra said , “ We are receiving full cooperation of Punjab Police, and the investigation is still on.”