Nabarangpur: Police claimed to have busted a bike theft racket with the arrest of two of its members from Umerkote police limits in Nabarangpur district today.
The arrested were identified as Khirod Harijan of Canal Sahi and Gopabandhu Harijan of Chadheiguda.
According to reports, Umerkote Police was investigating a bike theft case (146/19) lodged by one Loknath Chaudhury on August 17, when they came to know about the racket operating actively in the area.
Acting on reliable inputs, a police team carried out simultaneous raids at some places in the area and apprehended two members of the bike theft gang. The cops also recovered four stolen bikes during the raids.