Mokokchung Police of Nagaland arrested six persons in connection with the pilferage of LPG cylinder early Monday morning.
Basing on specific information and reports of practicing LPG cylinder pilferage for over quite some time, Mokokchung police swung into action and arrested the six miscreants along National Highway 702.
The miscreants were caught red handed in pilfering gas cylinders at around 2:00 am in the wee hours of Monday, near Mongsenyimti village.
The trucks were coming from Tinsukia in Assam to Mokokchung in Nagaland.
Such kinds of pilferage of LPG take place on regular basis in the area, a racket run in an organized manner.