Daijiworld News Network - Udupi (GA)
Udupi, Feb 3: The town police have arrested two persons for stealing engine oil worth Rs 12,000 from Kallangala near Perdur here on Wednesday February 1.
The arrested have been identified as Vasant Palan of Malpe and Prabhakar Sherigar, a resident of Udyavar near here. They were arrested at Kalsanka when they were transporting the stolen engine oil on an auto rickshaw. The police have seized the stolen engine oil and the auto rickshaw from the arrested.
During the interrogation, one of the accused also revealed that he had stolen pump sets earlier, which were later recovered from arrested Vasant Palan's house at Malpe.
The Udupi town police have registered a case in this regard and are investigating the matter.