Burla: Police claimed to have busted a bike lifting gang by arresting seven persons at Sastri Chhak, Burla in Sambalpur.
According to police, during a motor vehicle (MV) inspection at Sastri chhak three persons were intercepted driving motorcycles without number plates.
The accused were nabbed after they failed to produce relevant documents and confessed that they were part of a bike stealing gang. Later they revealed the names of other gang members.
The accused were identified as Papindra Singh, Dikhit Sahu, Chagala Nath, Tian Oram, Babul Oram, Sukadev Oram and Jogendra Oram.
A total of five stolen motorcycles were seized from them.