CHANDIGARH: Announcing that the case related to the assault on the kinfolk of Indian cricketer Suresh Raina has been “solved”, Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday stated three alleged contributors of an inter-express gang had been arrested in the topic. Raina’s uncle Ashok Kumar and cousin Kaushal Kumar had lost their lives whereas his aunt Asha Rani is in most essential condition at a smartly being facility after the family used to be attacked by a gang of robbers at their Pathankot express on August 20. Punjab director overall of police (DGP) Dinkar Gupta stated that the accused are a fraction of an inter-express gang of robber-criminals and added that eleven other contributors of the gang are but to be arrested in the topic. Amarinder Singh had, after the incident, ordered the structure of a Special Investigation Crew (SIT) to instant evaluate the case, registered below loads of sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), including costs of execute, home-breaking/trespassing and assault, at Shapur Kandi police region. In step with the DGP, a gold ring, one ladies’ ring, one ladies’ gold chain and Rs 1,530, along with two wood sticks, had been recovered from the arrested accused. These arrested had been identified as Sawan, Muhobbat and Shahrukh Khan. “On September 15, the SIT received recordsdata that three suspects, who had been viewed on the Defence Road on the morning after the incident, had been staying in jhuggis near the Pathankot railway region. A raid used to be performed and all three had been nabbed,” the Punjab authorities stated in an authentic assertion. It stated that the preliminary investigation has published that they had been working as a gang along with others and had committed loads of such crimes earlier in Uttar Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and a whole lot of aspects of Punjab. The police alleged that the accused got right here to Pathankot from Jagraon, the set up aside that they had additionally committed a theft on the night of August 14. In Pathankot, one Sanju, who knew the home smartly, additionally joined them, stated the DGP, adding that the gang performed a recee of the home. “They had already identified a shuttering shop, the set up aside the bamboo ladders had been tied up the usage of chains. The first two houses the set up aside they put the ladders changed into out to be a godown and an empty home, whereas the third used to be of Ashok Kumar,” the assertion stated. “Five of the accused entered the home the usage of the ladder from the aspect of the roof, the set up aside they observed three folks lying on the mats. The suspects hit them on the pinnacle sooner than transferring into the home, the set up aside they attacked two others sooner than escaping with cash and gold adorns,” it added. It stated that the accused then crossed the excessive tension electrical energy wires thru the delivery self-discipline to be triumphant in the canal, the set up aside they separated in groups of twos and threes to be triumphant in the railway region. They disappeared after distributing the cash and jewellery amongst themselves, it added.