A gang of thieves has stolen an iron bridge in Bihar that way too in wide daylight. The iron bridge weighed a large 500 tonnes, it was 60 ft prolonged and 12 ft substantial. The bridge was developed at Amiyawar village in Rohtas district about the Arrah canal in 1972. So, the bridge was all around 50 a long time aged.
The thieves posed as officers of the Irrigation Office and obtained the obtain of the bridge. Then they utilized gas cutters and earth mover devices to knock down the bridge and choose away the scrap metal. The procedure took 3 days. Shockingly, the intruders also took the assistance of the community villagers and local Irrigation Office officers. The bridge was not in use for the reason that it was rather previous and was declared risky. The community villagers and other people today were being using the adjacent bridge that is built up of concrete.
The villagers were being amazed when they uncovered out that the bridge was missing. They noted the theft to area officials. The Drinking water Resources Department came to the locatoin of the bride and filed an FIR at the Nasriganj police station.
Subhash Kumar, station in-cost said “We have been given a grievance from the officials of the Irrigation Division. Appropriately, we have registered an FIR from unknown individuals. The procedure of generating sketches of the accused is underway to identify them. We have also alerted scrap dealers to move the info about any these materials to their understanding. The bridge was 60 ft long and 12 toes high”
Burglars got caught
Law enforcement of Bihar have arrested eight individuals on Sunday which also involves a Sub Divisional Officer (SDO). The cops also seized a JCB earth mover. The iron channels that ended up stolen weighed all around 247 kgs. There ended up also other elements that had been recovered.
Ashish Bharti, Rohtas SP claimed, “We have arrested eight individuals which includes an SDO officer of the water methods office in connection with the theft of the bridge. The thieves stole the bridge in connivance with the SDO. We have recovered a single JCB, stolen iron channels weighing about 247 kgs and other product,”
The bridge was essentially offered jointly by the SDO of the Irrigation Division and the Block President of RJD, Shiv Kalyan Bhardwaj. Each of them have been arrested by the law enforcement. They also recovered the JCB that was utilised and gasoline cutters. Furthermore, Rs. 3,100 ended up recovered from the robbers.
Ashish also instructed that RJD block president Shiv Kalyan Bhardwaj took Rs. 10,000 to address up the make a difference. He was included in stealing as well as providing of the bridge. Irrigation Office SDO Radheshyam Singh, Seasonal Employee Chandan Kumar, Arvind Kumar, RDJ personnel Satchidanand Singh, Ramnaresh Singh, Shivkalyan Bharadwaj, Gopal Kumar and Manish Kumar has been arrested by the law enforcement.