Two jhuggi dwellers arrested for power theft



Noida: Two jhuggi dwellers were arrested for stealing power in Noida, police said on Monday.

The arrested, identified as Allaudin and Mukul, were nabbed when a flying squad of Paschimanchal Vidyut Vitran Nigam Limited raided the jhuggi cluster at Sector 9.

A PVNNL junior engineer has lodged a power theft report against the duo at the local police station. Residents of Noida, Greater Noida and other areas in National Capital Region have been reeling under unscheduled power cuts.

PTI