Mangalore: Eleven aides of underworld
criminal Chota Shakeel gang, including sharp shooter Ganesh
Shetty, have been arrested in Karnataka, a senior police
official said on Wednesday.
Eight persons were arrested here and based on information
provided by them, the others, including Shetty, were rounded
up in Chikmagalur following a raid recently, Superintendent
of Police Dakshina Kannada Subramanyeshwara Rao told.
The three had come to Chikamagalur to collect weapons for
their operations in Mangalore, he said.
Another sharp shooter, Harish Shetty, however escaped, Rao
They were planning to strike in Mangalore and identified
four members of rival Chota Rajan gang whom they wanted to
eliminate, he said.