Odisha: Bike Lifting Gang Busted In Puri, 8 Arrested & 33 Vehicles Recovered

**Puri:** In a major achievement to Puri police, cops busted a motorcycle lifting racket, recovered 33 bikes and arrested eight persons in connection with the incident. According to sources, maximum bikes were recovered from Bramhagiri area.

The arrested persons are Deepak Sahoo, Tapan Sahoo, Lingaraj Pradhan, Rakesh Pradhan, Bighnesh Pradhan, Sumanta Majhi, Deepak Pradhan and Sunil Kumar Pradhan.

Puri City DSP instructed a 2-member team to investigate 13 cases of bike theft in Sea Beach, Kumbharapada, Baseli Sahi, Town PS, Sidha Mahabir, Balighai and Baliapanda. In course of investigation, cops seized as many as 33 bikes from Bramhagiri and arrested 8 robbers, who have been previously associated with such crimes.

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