Dwarka Mor Murder case: Two suspected criminals were killed following a shootout between rival gangs near the Dwarka Mor metro station in South West Delhi Sunday, police said. Parveen Gehlot, a resident of Nawada area, and Vikas Dalal had several cases of murders, extortion, and robberies registered against them in Delhi and Haryana, they said.
The shootout was an outcome of a property dispute, according to police. It began at around 4 pm when occupants of a black car opened fire on a white car. Fifteen rounds were fired in the busy area, leading to panic among commuters, a senior police officer said.
Gehlot was in his car when three men in another car intercepted him and opened fire at him, the officer said.
Open Shootout at Dwarka, One assailant killed
Police officials in a PCR van near the metro station also fired three rounds at the criminals and shot one of them dead, he said.
Two people involved in the shootout managed to flee. Police said they have identified them and efforts are on to nab them. The policeman who shot dead one of the criminals will be awarded and his name will be recommended for out-of-turn promotion, the officer said.
Dwarka Mor Murder case
According to the police, the gang war between Manjeet Mahal gang and Nandu gang led to a shootout when a member of Mahal’s gang Praveen alias Golu was shot at by at least four members of the Nandu gang.
However, the Police officials in a PCR van near the Dwarka Mor metro station also fired three rounds at the criminals and shot one of them dead, he said. Two people involved in the shootout managed to flee. Police officials said they have identified them and efforts are on to nab them. A case of murder has been registered at Bindapur police station, the officer said. Dalal was on the run after escaping from Haryana police’s custody in 2018, he added.