ANDHRA PRADESH

Lorry ‘thieves' nabbed

Staff Reporter

ADILABAD: Adilabad Two Town police on Wednesday arrested three of four lorry thieves, and recovered from them two lorries stolen in February. The arrested are Patti Purnachander of Ravindranagar, Adilabad, Rathod Vasram alias Vasanth of Sarangapur mandal and Md. Rahman Asif of Karimnagar town. The fourth accused, Md. Hasham of Hyderabad, owner of a garage, was absconding.

Producing them at a press conference, Town CI S. Bala Raju, Two Town SI K. Purushotham Reddy and One Town SI D.A. John Diwakar said that the three accused had stolen the lorries that were parked by the side of the railway compound and in Tirpally.