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Seven from Bhatkal held for robbery

MANGALURU: Mangaluru City police have arrested seven persons from Bhatkal for robbing a fish merchant and recovered Rs 5 lakh, a automobile and cellphones from them on Thursday.

According to police, the accused are Mohammed Sabir, 31, Mohammed Naveed, 29, Khwaja Saab, 28, Mohammed Nabil Saab, 31, Sayyad Hussain, 32, Sayyad Fayaz, 31, and Nasir Sheikh, 21.

Police mentioned that the sufferer from Ratnagiri, fish merchant Asif Mohammed Nakwa, arrived at Mangaluru Junction by way of train in conjunction with Rs 5 lakh on February 5. When he got here out of the railway station, the group of seven snatched his bag and fled from the spot. A case used to be registered at Mangaluru Town police station.

Police, who began investigating the case, nabbed them close to Bhatkal.

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