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Delhi Constable murder: All three culprits arrested

Updated: Aug 27, 2016 12:18 IST

New Delhi [India], Aug 27 (ANI): The Special Cell of the Delhi Police on Saturday arrested all the culprits in connection with the killing of a constable at Shahbad Dairy.

The 49-year-old Delhi Police constable was shot at and hacked to death by three unidentified miscreants on August 19.

Anand Singh, the constable, who was posted at the Bawana Industrial area, was shot dead in outer Delhi's Shahbad Dairy area at around 9 p.m. while trying to catch miscreants fleeing after snatching a bag from a woman.

Anand later chased them and managed to catch two of them. However, one of the assailants pulled out a country-made pistol and shot the constable.

Even after getting shot, the constable refused to let them go and was constantly getting hit with a helmet by the miscreants.

Leaving Anand bleeding, the assailants left the spot in a jiffy.

The Delhi Government had later on Saturday announced Rs. one crore compensation to Anand's family. (ANI)

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