MOTIHARI : Superintendent of Police (SP) of Bihar’s East Champaran Kantesh Kumar Mishra on Sunday claimed to have zeroed in two members of Lawrence Bishnoi gangs from Raxaul- Indo-Nepal Border . Lawrence Bishnoi is stated to be running international gangs of criminals.
Interacting with Media persons on Monday, SP Kantesh Mishra told that acting on tip-off a team of police led by ASP Shree Raj was constituted to nab the gang members. There is specific Intel those two members of Lawrence Bishnoi and Vikram Barar team is contemplating to execute a criminal offence in bordering areas.
“The team led by ASP Shree Raj laid a trap and arrested duo, who identified as Shashank Pandey-a resident of Mainatarh vilage in West Champaran and Tribhuwan Sah, who hails from Harpur in East Champaran district”, SP said.
SP said, they recovered 9 MM pistol and two live cartridges, one bike, besides Rs 2100 Nepali currency and Rs 1200 Indian currency from their possession.
During interrogation, Pandey admitted he reached Raxaul from Dubai via Kathmandu recently. Being active member of Lawrence and Barar gang, who were arrested in May last years on charge of Punjabi singer Sidhu Mushewala, Pandey is supposed to be active members of this notorious gangers.
Tribhuwan Sah - SP said has not found to be directly involved with the gangs but he has great proximities with Pandey. Pandey is wanted in a loot case of one crores Jewelry in Jaipur and a case registered against him in Ambala in Punjab for demanding ransom of Rs 50 lakhs from Makhan singh an AAP leader. Sah has two cases in Harpur police station in east champaran in Bihar.
Notably, Lawrence Bishnoi is languishing in Tihar jail on charges of murder and extortion and is stated to have affiliated over 700 shooters across the country.
Lawrence is said to have landed in criminal activities during his student periods and numbers of FIRs were filed against him in Chandigarh initially.
Bishnoi gangs’ members undertook recce to assassinate Actor Salman Khan, who later on disclosed before police when one of Bishnoi associate was arrested. Associates was tasked to assassinate Salman Khan for hunting black buck.