A team of SR led by Insp Shivlkumar and Insp Karambir Singh supervised by ACP Attar Singh in a joint operation with Crime Branch Muradabad UP Police has arrested a notorious criminal Ajay Ganja (age 27 yrs) s/o Mohan Lal r/o C/79/44 Aaram Bagh Delhi. He has been arrested after an exchange of fire near Tirathankar University In the area of PS Pakbada in Muradabad UP at about 9.45 pm on 17/06/2020.
Ajay Ganja was wanted in more than 10 criminal cases including murders, attempt to murder, robbery/dacoity, snatching, assault, criminal intimidation, Arms Act in Delhi.
He was carrying a reward of Rs 50000/- on him from Delhi Police in case FIR No 98/18 u/s 302/307/34IPC and 25/27 Arms Act and FIR No 261/18 u/s 195A/506 IPC, both cases pertaining to PS Sadar Bazar in Delhi for information leading to his arrest.
On a specific information received by Insp Shivkumar on 17/06/2020 about Ajay Ganja on a Passion bike near Tirthankar University Pakbada Muradabad between 9 to 10 pm. Crime Branch of Muradabad UP police was associated and a trap was laid near and around university.
Ajay Ganja riding on his said bike was intercepted by police party. He was asked to surrender but instead he opened fire towards Police.
In safeguarding themselves police counter fired causing injury to right leg of Ajay.
A single shot pistol of .315 with 2 live cartridges have been recovered from the accused.