Two men were arrested on early Tuesday in connection with a sensational double murder case in Greater Noida, following an encounter with police, officials said.

The accused had allegedly killed two men and then dumped their bodies on a service road near the Depot Metro station on September 3, they said.

Yogesh alias Bachchi Singh and Sukhmeet Singh, both residents of Dadri, have at least 15 criminal cases, including those of murder and robbery, registered against them at various police stations, a senior official said.