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Three Delhi University students robbed of car, cash at gunpoint

GURUGRAM: A power in the city changed into a nightmare for three Delhi University (DU) students on Saturday night time as they were held at gunpoint and robbed of their automotive and money ahead of being dumped in fields close to the Chandu Budhera village. The trio, by hook or by crook, controlled to succeed in a roadside dhaba at the Farrukhnagar road and referred to as their families for assist. An FIR has been registered at the Sector 65 police station.
Ojus, Hriday and Akshay are DU first-year students and the brown Honda City that was once stolen belongs to Ojus’s father, a bank employee. Around 19 to 20 years old, the 3 pals were in the Sector 69 space once they got here beneath assault. Police mentioned that Hriday, who previous lived in Delhi, had shifted to Sector 69 round two months ago. Around 9.30pm on Saturday, Ojus and Akshay picked him up from his house and the trio was once using round in the space. Around 9.40pm, the auto was once stopped by way of robbers at the main road close to Hriday’s house.

The trio told police that they were using the auto slowly when a man got here in front of it and requested them to forestall. Soon, he was once joined by way of two others and so they held the buddies at gunpoint and took away their wallets and cellphones. The pals in combination had Rs 2,000 in money which the robbers took. However, they did not have cash of their accounts and so the ATM playing cards were taken in vain. “They held us hostage at gunpoint in the automotive. They were soliciting for ATM PIN but there was once no cash in our accounts. They snatched Rs 2,000 from us and saved threatening us. We pleaded for our lives,” mentioned Ojus in his complaint.

The robbers drove around the city for four hours ahead of dumping the 3 pals in fields close to the Chandu Budhera village and fleeing with the auto. “Around 2am on Sunday, we, by hook or by crook, controlled to succeed in a prime road and referred to as our families for assist from a dhaba,” added Ojus in the complaint.

An FIR has been registered against the robbers, who're but to be recognized, beneath sections 365 (kidnap), 379-A (snatching) of the IPC and sections 25-54-59 of the Arms Act at the Sector 65 police station.

Ojus mentioned that the stolen Honda City was once logo new and were bought by way of his father handiest two months ago.

“We are seeking to identify the accused with the assistance of CCTV footage from close by areas,” mentioned ASI Harkesh, the investigating officer in the case.

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