Gang adulterating diesel, kerosene busted in Greater NoidaMarch 17th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, March 17 (IANS) The police in Greater Noida Tuesday arrested eight persons and busted a gang adulterating kerosene and diesel and selling the spurious stuff in the market. However, the gang’s kingpin is yet to be arrested.
The police and district supply officials raided a factory at S-10, Site-B in Surajpur Industrial Area and arrested Rajendra, Lakshmi Singh, Sachin, Sripal, Vikram, Nitu, Virendra and Raj Kumar.
However, factory owner Om Prakash Gupta alias Pinto and his father Suresh Gupta are absconding, Greater Noida police superintendent Surendra Verma said.
The police recovered four tankers of diesel, 12,000 litres kerosene, 55,000 litres of various chemicals and Rs.80,000 in cash from the factory premises.