TAMIL NADU

Police hand over recovered property to owners

CHENNAI OCT. 22. The Chengai (East) SP, K. Shankar, today handed over recovered property worth Rs. 14 lakhs to owners from whom the valuables were stolen in different places of the district in the past two years.

Briefing reporters, he said special teams had been formed to tackle crime cases in all five sub-divisions, which worked on cases, some of them pending since 2001. The recovered property which was displayed included 257 sovereigns of jewellery, electronic appliances worth Rs. 30,000, Rs. 10,000 in cash, bronze and aluminium articles worth Rs. 1 lakh, three autorickshaws and a lorry, all totally worth Rs. 14 lakhs.

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