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Mar 06, 2013 at 11:26pm IST

Delhi siblings kidnapping-murder: Fourth accused arrested from Mandawali

New Delhi: The fourth accused in murder of two minor siblings was arrested, police said Wednesday. "We arrested fourth accused Abhishek, 25, from Mandawali in east Delhi Tuesday night," said a police officer.

On February 26, Abhishek along with Amit (maternal uncle of the victims), Pankaj and Shivam killed the victims after abducting them from school, the officer said. The three accused were arrested March 3, police said.

They demanded Rs 30 lakh from the victim's father Manoj Kumar for their safe release, police said. Three days after the abduction, the victims' bodies were spotted by a taxi driver in the bushes near the Ring Road-Bhairon Road crossing in central Delhi.

Delhi siblings murder: Fourth accused arrested

On February 26, the four accused, including a relative of the siblings, killed them after abducting them from school.