Staff Reporter

VIJAYAWADA: The Machavaram police on Saturday arrested Neeli Nagaraju and Sheik Khadar Bhasha on the charge of stealing money and seized Rs. 20,000 cash.

The police charged Nagaraju and Bhasha with stealing Rs. 85,000 cash from P. Vinay Babu, a collection agent in a private finance company, on May 9 after sprinkling chilli powder in his eyes at Machavaram. The police already arrested Md. Iqubal and seized Rs. 13,000 cash.

The Satyanarayanapuram police on Saturday arrested U. Gopi Krishna of Gudivada on the charge of burgling a house.