New Delhi, Oct 13, 2019: Delhi Police on Sunday arrested one of the two persons accused of allegedly snatching the handbag of Damyanti Modi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s niece, from a moving auto in North Delhi’s Civil Lines area. Damyanti Modi is PM Narendra Modi’s brother Prahlad Modi’s daughter.
Confirming the arrest, Delhi Commissioner of Police (Central) said Noni was held from his mother-in-law’s house in Sonepat City. Several documents and cash were also seized from his possession. Police also said that Noni was apprehended thrice when he was a juvenile.
Several teams of Delhi Police are conducting raids in Rohtak to arrest his associate, identified as Badal.
The snatching took place around 7 am on Saturday when Damyanti, her husband and their two daughters reached Shree Delhi Gujarati Samaj in Civil Lines from Delhi Junction Railway Station.