Hyderabad Jan 3 (PMI): A notorious of Chain snatcher/Automobile offender Manoj Swain resident of Odissa has been detained under P.D. Act by Rachakonda Commissioner of Police Sri Mahesh M Bhagwat IPS today and he has been lodged in Special Prison, Chanchal Guda on 03 January 2018.
Manoj Swain the Chain snatcher/Automobile offender has been involved in eight (8) cases of chain snatching/Automobile thefts in the limits the limits of Rachakonda and Hyderaba City Commissionarate. The accused Manoj Swain involved in four (4) offences in the limits of PS Keesara, (02) offences in the limits of Kushaiguda (01) Automobile offence in the limits of PS Gopalapuram of Hyderabad City and (01) offence in the limits of Lalaguda PS with in span of six months. The accused Manoj studied up to 10 th Class in Mumbai while he is originally hailed from Odissa State. He has three siblings of which a younger brother and two sisters. His parents are at his hometown and attending agricultural works. They incurred in debts after performing marriages to his couple of sisters. He was down to Hyderabad for livelihood and worked for private companies. Since, his earning could not meet his lavish expenses and debts at his Hometown he procured his associates Anil, Hakeem and started committing offences. The accused carries Tapancha and he won’t hesitate to attack with dreadful weapons on woman to snatch jewelry when they resist. It is significant to mention that an octogenarian namely Polagoni Darshan, aged 67 yrs a resident of Yamnampet (V) of Ghatkesar Mandal dared to struggle with the accused when the offender was forcibly trying to snatch Pushelathadu from neck of his wife Smt Polagoni Balanjali aged 62 yrs on the point of gun. The old age couple pelted stones on the accused and at last he succeeded to catch the offender even the accused armed with a gun.
The CP, Rachakonda felicitated the senior citizen couple for their dare. The Keesara Police have arrested the accused Manoj Swain on 27-11-2017 in Cr No: 430/2017 U/s 392 IPC R/w 25(1) Arms Act of PS Keesara and lodged in Central Prison, Cherlapally after recovering wg about 65 grmas Gold jewellary , One Motor Cycle , total W/Rs 2,45,000/- and Tapancha along four live cartridges, button knife from his possession PRO, RACHAKONDA. Name & Address of the accused. Manoj Swain, S/o Sanathan, Age: 24 yrs, Caste: Aliya, Occ: Catering, R/o H.No. 2-4-686, EC Nagar, B.N Reddy Nagar colony, Cherlapally Village, Kushaiguda, N/o Dangota Village, Barhampur (Tal)&Dist, Odisha State. (Press Media of India)