A gang of three planning to commit extortions at gunpoint was busted by the police on Friday. The Commissioner’s Task Force (Central) team led by Inspector A. Bhaskar caught the accused Patan Feroz Khan, Aman Budhwani and Pitambar Mandal and seized a country-made pistol from them. The trio admitted to their interrogators that they purchased the firearm for Rs.40,000 from a person named Shekhar of Bihar. – Staff Reporter