An associate of gangster Manjeet Mahal, who was carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh, has been arrested, police said on Sunday.
Nafe alias Mantri was wanted in three cases of murder besides other cases of attempt to murder and robbery. After the arrest of Manjeet Mahal in December last year, Nafe had shifted to Panchkula in Haryana, said Sanjeev Kumar Yadav, DCP (Special Cell).
He had been shifting between his hideouts in Rajasthan, Haryana and in outer Delhi area. On February 25, it was learnt that Nafe had left for Delhi. A trap was laid and he was arrested the same day fromKhyala near Keshopur Depot, said Yadav.
A 32 bore pistol containing five live cartridges was also seized, added the officer. Nafe had first come into contact with Manjeet around 2002when he was in the cable business and the gangster would visit him in his office.