7 Bike Lifters, 9 Buyers Arrested

Published: 02nd April 2015 05:57 AM  |   Last Updated: 02nd April 2015 05:57 AM   |  A+A-

VIJAYAWADA: City police have arrested seven persons on charges of lifting bikes and nine others for purchasing them knowing fully well that they were stolen. The police recovered 10 bikes from them worth `2.5 lakh.

According to police commissioner AB Venkateswara Rao, the accused would steal bikes from busy areas like PVR, Ramesh Hospital, Lenin Centre using duplicate keys and sell them.

The arrested were A Ratna Rao, B Krishna, B Nagaraju, M Vijaya Durga Prasad, Manda Rajasekhar, Nalliboina Srinivas and Kadimi Durga Babu. As bike lifting is comparatively easier, they have been stealing them.

The nine purchasers live in Vissannapet in Krishna district. They are: T Murali, K Nageswara Rao, K Raju, K Ramulu, B Vengala Rao, B Koteswara Rao, K Kshatria, B Krishna and B Vinod Kumar.

Stay up to date on all the latest Andhra Pradesh news with The New Indian Express App. Download now


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp