Delhi: A shocking video has surfaced on the internet showing a group of individuals looting a man in broad daylight in the national capital. The video recorded on a CCTV camera located in the Hari Nagar area of Delhi shows shocking scenes where the accused strangulated a scrap dealer in order to loot him. The accused reportedly looted him for a sum of Rs 3,200.
Footage Shows Victim Strangulated By Accused
In the video, one can see the victim next to his hand cart giving money to one of the three individuals seen in the frame. Within a few moments, one guy in a red t-shirt catches hold of the victim's neck in order to strangulate him. Another man in a yellow t-shirt gets closer and snatches the money from the victim's hand.
The victim can be seen struggling to breathe as his neck is choked firmly by the attacker. Ultimately, the victim can be seen losing consciousness due to strangulation. The man in red t-shirt can be seen losing his grip off the victim's neck and releasing him to fall on the street. All three accused individuals then flee from the scene leaving the victim in the unconscious state.
Two culprits arrested
DCP, West Delhi said in a video statement, "Working swiftly on the information received by the local police, that a person has been chocked and robbed, the team of PS Hari Nagar immediately initiated legal action and identified and apprehended two culprits, within hours."
He said the the two culprits are named Vikas and Sahil and a team is on the move to nab the third accomplice.
However, the broad daylight robbery again exposes the deteriorating law and order situation of Delhi where such crimes are rampantly been taking place in recent times.