Kolkata: Five persons were arrested when they assembled in New Town with a motive to decamp with valuables from a house in the area. Acting on a tip off, police conducted a raid in New Town and arrested the accused. Cops came to know that a group of miscreants had chalked out a plan to decamp with valuables from a house.
Based on a specific information, police was waiting at the spot where all the five were supposed to assemble. After waiting for around an hour, the police, who were in plainclothes, found the miscreants reaching the spot one after the other.
They gheraoed them from all sides and caught them red handed. Some of them attempted to escape. But the policemen chased them and arrested the miscreants. Police said the five arrested people are SK Sarif (22), a resident of Satragachi at Moukhali in Howrah, Tahzeeb Ahmed (29) of Howrah, Goni Gazi (19), a resident of Nandakishor Para in South 24-Parganas.