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.