Gorakhpur: 2 members of Ravi Pujari gang arrested



Lucknow: Two suspected members of Ravi Pujari gang were arrested from Gorakhpur district in Uttar Pradesh, STF sources said here on Friday.

Riyaz Sheikh and Birzu Gupta were arrested last night by the Special Task Force following a tip off. Two 9 mm pistols, four magazines and a number of cartriges were seized from their possesion, they said.

During interrogation, both of them said that they were working for Mumbai gangster Ravi Pujari.

They used to arrange fire arms for the gang from Bihar and also recruited youths from eastern UP, the sources said.

Police are probing their links in the state.

PTI