New Delhi: An exchange of fire took place between police and criminals near the Akshardham metro station here on Sunday. The gang, however, managed to escape. Police said that they are conducting raids to nab the accused.Deputy Commissioner of Police (East) Jasmeet Singh said that the incident took place at around 10:45 am when the police were trying to nab the criminals involved in duping several people near the metro station. According to police, a team from Mandawali Police Station laid a trap and when the white-coloured car carrying the criminals approached, it was signalled to stop, a police officer said. The occupants were asked to come out of the car, however, they fired at the police team. The police retaliated and both sides fired one round at each other, however, no one was injured, the police said. The gang drove towards Geeta Colony flyover and the police team gave chase but could not catch them, they added. Police claimed that they have formed several teams and raids are going on at various places to nab the accused. At the time of the incident, people were nearby the spot. Boy stabbed to death in Central Delhi, 2 held A 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death allegedly by two juveniles following a quarrel in Central Delhi’s Nabi Karim area on Sunday, police said. The two boys have been apprehended, they said. It is suspected that the boys were arguing over a monetary matter, police said, adding that they received a call about the quarrel around 3.30 pm The victim was rushed to a nearby hospital by his friend, who was present at the time of incident, but was declared brought dead, a senior police official said.