Thursday, 24 November 2022 | PNS | Pauri
The Pauri police have foiled the plans of a gang to commit ATM theft in the Kotdwar town. The police arrested two persons of the gang in Kotdwar on Wednesday. The arrested are the residents of Haryana.
As per the police, a team of the Kotwali police station stopped a suspected car having registration number of Haryana during the checking on Wednesday. On checking of the car the team recovered equipment for cutting ATM, oxygen cylinder, a mini LPG cylinder, gas cutter, pliers, knife and a country made pistol from the car.
The occupants of the vehicle Nishar Khand and Saad Mohammed were arrested by the police under the section 401 of Indian penal code and 25 Arms act. On interrogation the accused accepted that their plan was to commit theft from ATMs of the area.