Cuttack: Malgodown police on Saturday arrested two persons on charges of stealing mobile phones and recovered six costly cellphones from them.
The accused were identified as Sk Shiddique alias Tuku (22) of Balkrishna Road under Darghabazar police limits and Sk Ziyaulla of Debanbazar under Lalbagh police limits.
According to sources, Sk Adnanul Haque was buying sweets after parking his two-wheeler at College Square on June 22 when the accused duo had damaged the dickey of his bike fled with an iPhone and an MI mobile.
Later, Adanluah had lodged a complaint with the police in this regard and a case was registered.
During the investigation, the police traced the duo and arrested them from the city at 12.30 pm.
The police are verifying if the accused duo had any previous criminal records. They were produced in a court later in the day.