Numerous lucky escapes, a reality show and a lot of bounty later, the notorious burglar Devinder Singh alias ' Bunty chor', whose story has been portrayed in Oye Lucky Lucky Oye, is in the police net now.
On January 21, Bunty broke into the house of NRI businessman V Nair by inactivating the surveillance devices and took away an SUV worth Rs.28 lakh. He was spotted on the Tamil Nadu- Karnataka border but he managed to escape after abandoning the vehicle.
Bunty has nearly 500 cases of burglary and theft to his discredit. After serving out his jail term, the police tried to rehabilitate him and found him a job with a detective agency. He also participated in the reality show Big Boss in 2010 but soon he was back to the world of crime.