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Mastermind behind Delhi Court Shootout Arrested

The Delhi Police’s Special Cell nabbed a member of the Neeraj Bawana gang who was sought in connection with the planning and execution of Jitender Gogi’s murder at Delhi’s Rohini Court on Thursday, authorities said.

They also retrieved a pistol, five live cartridges, and a vehicle from the culprit, named Naveen (31), a resident of Haryana’s Rohtak district.


According to authorities, the accused was previously involved in multiple MCOCA, attempted murder, extortion, and other cases reported at several Delhi police stations.

According to police, they obtained information that Naveen would be meeting someone on the Muzaffarnagar-Meerut Road.


Later, on Saturday and Sunday nights, authorities set up a trap at the Meerut-Muzaffarnagar toll gate.

When police observed a car, they signalled its passengers to come to a halt. The vehicle came to a halt at a toll plaza and attempted a U-turn, but the culprit was apprehended, according to Deputy Commissioner of Police (Special Cell) Sanjeev Kumar Yadav.


Naveen revealed that he joined Neeraj Bawania’s gang in 2011 and became his sharpshooter.

Naveen was a significant role in the recent murder case of Gogi, in which the gangster was shot dead by two members of the Tillu gang while being brought at Rohini court complex on September 24, according to police.


The two offenders, on the other hand, were fired down by police on the scene.

According to the DCP, Naveen stated that Tillu Tajpuria, along with Naveen Bali, was the major conspirator, and he was also a part of the scheme and execution.


Naveen spent the majority of his time in Nepal after violating his parole, therefore his acquaintances referred to him as Nepali.

According to the plan, Naveen obtained the rifle and ammo through Tillu’s contact, which he then delivered to the assailants, and he also assisted them in entering the Rohini court grounds by dressing them in advocate clothes, according to police.