Steel pipes worth `9 lakh stolen
The Uran police have registered a case after some unidentified people stole steel pipes worth Rs8.54 lakh last week.
The learnt about the theft on Friday and registered an FIR.
A power transmission company from Kopar Khairane had kept the pipes in an open space near Kalambase village for construction purpose. The culprits loaded a trailer with the pipes and ran away. “We are trying to find out if it was an act some local goons,” said a police officer from Uran police station.
“A case under section 379 (punishment for theft) of the IPC has been registered,” another police officer said.