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Oil thieves Gang busted in Duliajan, Three Arrested

Duliajan

Duliajan: On Friday at around 4 am, police security team on a tip-off seized three vehicles near Bahadur Charaili loaded with 20 drums (200 litres each) crude oil.

Police also caught three people which in connection to the matter. As per police sources, the gang was involved in illegal marketing of crude oil in the area.

Detail of the vehicles are as under:

  1. AS 23K 9663- Huydai Eon – Driver Bitupan Chutia with Lakhyjyoti Bora of Langkashi and Dhulijan village. Escorting the crude oil vehicle.
  2. AS 23AC 9356-TATA SUPER ACE- Dvr- Prabhanta Gohain of Naomatapung loaded with 9 drums crude oil.
  3. AS 23BC 2841-TATA XENON Dvr. Arun Moran of Langkashi village loaded with 11 drums crude oil along Hose pipe.

It is to be noted that all the gang of three and vehicles with crude oil were handed over to Bordubi Police Station.

An FIR was lodged at Bordubi Police Station in connection to the incident.