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Gadoli encounter: Two more cops arrested

Updated: Jul 12, 2016 22:21 IST

Mumbai, July 12 (ANI): The Mumbai Police on Tuesday arrested two more Haryana Police constables in the alleged fake encounter case of gangster Sandeep Gadoli.

With the arrest of the two police constables namely- Vikram Singh and Jitendra Yadav, the total arrest toll has gone up to three.

Last week, the Special Investigation Team of the Mumbai Police had arrested sub-inspector Pradyumna Yadav, who led the team during the encounter.

Gadoli, who was carrying a reward of Rs. 1.25 lakh, was killed in an encounter with the Gurgaon Crime unit on February 7.

A team of Gurgaon city crime branch had come in search of Gadoli, who was residing in a hotel in Mumbai's Andheri East.

When the police team entered his room, there was cross firing between the accused and the police men.

Gadoli was admitted to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Two policemen were also injured in the incident. (ANI)