Pune: Metro construction material worth Rs 22,11,885 was stolen from Shivajinagar metro office, said police on Thursday, February 9. The materials of a contractor named Johnsons Lifts Pvt Ltd were stolen, informed police.
According to police, the incident took place on 20 January, 2023. As per the complaint filed by the Summit Yogendra Kharabe (33) a resident of Mundhwa, unknown persons have stolen lift material including lift hardware, cabin boxes, lift door materials, lift railing materials, fatner materials, testing material boxes total 114 items worth of Rs 22,11,885 were stolen from metro Shivajinagar office on 20 January.
A team of police including Senior Police Inspector Arvind Mane visited the spot and have registered a case in this regard and investigation is going on.
Arvind Mane said, ‘‘We have registered a case and visited the spot. We have started our investigation, soon we will nab the culprits.’’
Arvind Mane further said, a case has been registered at Shivajinagar police station under sections of 380 (Whoever commits theft) and further investigation is going on.
In a similar way, unknown persons have also stolen construction material of Pune Metro work worth Rs 1.42 lakh from the Bund Garden area in the month of January. A case regarding the same was registered at Bund Garden police station.