The Delhi Police busted a gang of pistol suppliers on Saturday. According to a tweet by DCP of Delhi Police Madhur Verma, the gang, allegedly based out of Madhya Pradesh supplied sophisticated pistols and were busted by the crime branch of Delhi. According to the reports, the gangsters used code-names to continue to deal arms.
— Madhur Verma (@DCP_DelhiPolice) August 12, 2017
Even in January 2017, Delhi police had busted the inter-state gun racket by arresting the carrier, identified as Mani Singh. Singh was the brother of gun racket kingpin Richpal Singh. A 0.32 bore pistol with 5 live cartridges were recovered from his possession. As many as 19 sophisticated pistols were also seized in the raid. As recently as July, an inter-state gang involved in supplying illegal firearms was also busted by the Delhi Police.