Women acquired Police force as well, Sub-Inspector Priyanka became the first women to be part of an encounter in central Delhi. The Delhi Police Personnel was part of an encounter that took place this Thursday at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi.
A Police officer remarked, Priyanka joined force in 2008 in Delhi and has been part of Crime Branch from past two years. She was posted in the district unit before joining here.
It was followed by the arrest of the 35 years old gangster Rohit Chaudhary, reward of Rs.3.5 lakh along with him accomplices by Praveen alias Titu, carrying reward of Rs.2 lakh said police officer.
Delhi: Two criminals with rewards on their heads were injured during an encounter with Delhi Police Crime Branch near Pragati Maidan area. pic.twitter.com/tWedyYHs7o
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According to the statement of the officers, both the gangsters were injured during the encounter and were taken to RML hospital afterwards. They are discharged after receiving the treatment.
Sub-Inspector Priyanka was the first women in the force to be part of an encounter, claimed by police.
They further informed that in the encounter, a bullet hit the bullet proof jacket of ACP Pankaj and Sub-Inspector Priyanka during cross-firing.
Additional Commissioner of Crime branch Shibesh Singh said in a Press Conference, ” the woman Sub-Inspector was an integral part of the team from the very beginning right. She played an important role and was part of the tracking team.”