Considering the rising crime rate in the state of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath Govt has pulled up its socks to work towards improving the fast deteriorating law and order situation in the state. Recently Bulandshahr Police and a team of crime branch have busted a gang of 5 people for allegedly robbing commuters after holding them hostage at gunpoint on highways. After receiving a tip off, the police swung into action and arrested 5 robbers in connection with looting a truck loaded with tobacco near Sikanderabad in Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh. Police have also taken a businessman into custody for purchasing robbed items. Police have recovered loot items worth Rs 24 Lakhs from their possession.