Indore : Banganga police on Monday arrested a banished criminal. The police also arrested one of his accomplices with a knife.
A team of Banganga police caught notorious criminal Sonu alias Soniya Malviya (27), a resident of Sugandha Nagar and his accomplice Vijay Rathore of New Chitra Nagar during a checking drive in the area on Monday. The police recovered a knife from Vijay.
Sonu has several criminal cases against him. In view of his criminal record, the district magistrate banished him from the district for one year a few months ago, therefore his presence in the city was violation of the said order. The police have booked Sonu under the MP State Security Act and Vijay under Arms act.