Mathura, 2017.04.10 (PTI): Two men have been arrested for allegedly robbing a Greek national onboard the Mangala Lakshadweep Express a fortnight back, police in Mathura said today.
On March 27, Angelica Elene was travelling to Delhi when the two accused, Faizan and Vinod Gupta, both residents of Ghaziabad, looted her purse after the train crossed Kosi Kalan station, Government Railway Police (GRP) inspector Vijay Singh said.
The duo escaped after pulling an alarm chain of the train, the officer said.
Upon reaching Nizamuddin railway station in Delhi, the woman lodged a complaint there and mentioned that the purse contained Rs 10,000 in cash, two mobile phones and her passport. The case was later transferred to Mathura GRP, he said.
The two accused were arrested yesterday from Mathura railway station and Rs 4,000 of the looted cash was recovered from them, police said, adding that the suspects had thrown the passport away as it was of no use to them.
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