Faridkot police arrests 11 involved in stealing wheat from godowns
The Faridkot police has claimed to have busted an inter-state allegedly involved in stealing wheat from the godowns of procurement agencies in Punjab and some of its neighbouring states and arrested 11 people.
The Faridkot police have claimed to have busted an inter-state allegedly involved in stealing wheat from the godowns of procurement agencies in Punjab and some of its neighboring states and arrested 11 people.
The members of the gang have confessed to stealing wheat and rice from the godowns of government procurement agencies and of the private firms, Senior Superintendent of Police Faridkot, Raj Bachan Singh Sandhu, said.
According to the SSP, the gang was involved in more than 60 cases in Punjab, Haryana, and Rajasthan.
Over 600 bags of grain, a light commercial vehicle (LCV), a motorcycle, two pistols and a rifle have been recovered from the accused, the SSP added.
They also confessed to having stolen wheat bags from the adjoining state of Haryana and Rajasthan.
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