Neighbourhood News Desk/Avi Arya: Two alleged cattle lifters from Haryana’s Mewat district were arrested after a dramatic chase and early morning shootout with the Delhi Police in the city’s Dwarka area on Saturday. More than 30 rounds were exchanged between the alleged criminals and the policemen during a 10-kilometer chase.
Police say that cattle thieves that were transporting half-a-dozen stolen cows in a mini truck, fired over 20 bullets and also hurled stones at the police. Police then fired around a dozen rounds in self defence. Finally, a bullet fired by the police deflated one of the truck’s tires, forcing the cattle thieves to stop.