Motorbike lifters arrested in Odisha

Rourkela: With the arrest of six persons and seizure of 31 motor-cycles from them, Sundargarh police today claimed to have busted a vehicle lifting gang.

Superintendent of Police, Sundargarh, Sanjiv Arora said two days ago three members of the gang were arrested from Sundargarh town and their interrogation led to the arrest of three more gang members.

Those arrested included gang leader Baji Patel, he said adding police recovered the stolen bikes from Sundargarh, Rajgangpur and neighbouring Jharsuguda and Brajarajnagar towns. All six were today forwarded to a local court which remanded them to jail custody.