Sketches of 4 gunmen involved in loot of Rs 50 lac released



Ghaziabad: Police on Friday released sketches of four gunmen who allegedly looted around Rs 50 lakh from a jeweller's house in Sihani Gate area of the city here. The armed men entered the house of Radhey Lal in Nehru Nagar yesterday and took the family hostage before the loot.

They decamped with gold ornaments and others items including 1.50 kg of gold biscuits worth Rs 30 lakhs, 5 kg of silver ornaments and other items worth around Rs 5 lakh and 5 lakh in cash and other precious decorative items costing around Rs 10 lakh, said family source.

The sketches were released after a thorough probe and questioning of family members, police said.

The incident was strongly condemned by the jeweller's association in the district. They also blamed police for being inactive in solving the cases related to jewellers.

PTI