STF detonates cargo flight racket, 4 arrested
Bhubaneswar, October 4 (PTI) The Odisha Police Special Task Force (STF) dismantled a major merchandise theft racket in Cuttack district and arrested four people in it, police said.
Following a denunciation, an STF team raided on Sunday the stockyard owned by Ajay Pradhan alias Bhuan in Gopalpur under the jurisdiction of the Choudwar police station and seized 37 tons of stolen hard coke, 3 tons of loaded chrome, two trucks, a JCB and two motorcycles, they said.
“Based on reliable information, a raid was carried out in Gopalpur in Cuttack district by STF team against illegal cargo theft in the cattle yard of veteran cargo theft criminal Bhuan @ Ajay Pradhan from Gopalpur in Cuttack district, “STF said in a statement. declaration.
The STF indicated that four accused had been apprehended in this context. They could not produce any valid authority to support the transport / storage of this stolen hard coke and charge for chromium, he said.
A case has been registered about this at the Choudwar police station and further investigation is underway, the STF said.
In 2021, the STF has so far taken strong action against this organized racketeering of theft of goods in various neighborhoods and seized huge quantities of hard coke (299 tons), chrome load (219 MT), coal (150 tons). In this regard, 32 people were arrested / apprehended, according to the statement. PTI AAM
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