Ghaziabad: Ghaziabad police have arrested four persons including the driver of a businessman for committing theft of over worth Rs 1 crore including cash and jewellery in a locked house in Kavi Nagar area a few days back.Prashant Kumar, Additional Director General (ADG), Meerut zone, said it was the biggest recovery in a theft case in the past two years in Ghaziabad. On July 27, robbers struck at a businessman’s house named Ankush Bansal in Kavi Nagar when he and his family had gone to celebrate the birthday of his grand daughter at a restaurant. Also Read – After eight years, businessman arrested for kidnap & murderWhen the family returned after about four hours, the robbers were present inside the house, and hearing the footsteps, they fled away with cash and jewellery worth crore.The robbers also took away a licensed pistol from the house. Police said a duplicate key had been used to open the main door of the house. According to police, the accused have been identified as Bhagchandra (19), who worked as a driver of the victim, Manish, Prince and Mukesh, all natives to Ghaziabad. Also Read – Two brothers held for snatchings”Following a tip-off from a reliable source, police arrested Bhagchandra and his three friends Manish and Prince from an isolated place near NH-24 on Wednesday night. During sustained interrogations, it was revealed that the car driver of the family had made a duplicate key of the house and gave to his accomplices to commit theft in the house. Their plan was to leave the lock on the main door intact after committing the theft,” said Kumar. “Arrested accused Manish told Police that in June when he came out from jail on bail, Prince told him that Bansal’s house is full of valuables including jewellery and cash. They make the plan and involved the driver of the house to commit crime. Driver had made a duplicate key of the house and handover to Prince a day before the theft. Driver also passed the information that all family members are going to celebrate the birthday party and this will be prefect time to commit robbery. The accused persons allegedly entered into the house by using the duplicate keys and commit robbery,” added Kumar. Police have recovered the pistol, and other items including diamond necklace and cash amount around Rs 50 lakh from the possession of the accused persons.