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Stone-pelting during power-theft raid; SI, BSES officials hurt

Stone-pelting during power-theft raid; SI, BSES officials hurt
A Delhi Police sub-inspector and three BSES employees were injured in stone pelting by a group of people during a raid to check power theft in Ranhola area of outer Delhi.

A team of 15 BSES officials, including three women, accompanied by policemen were carrying out a loss-reduction exercise in Ranhola when the incident occurred on Thursday. A case has been registered and two persons have been arrested in connection with the attack, police said.
As the BSES team checked meters in some houses and detected power theft, a mob gathered and protested aggressively, they said.
"Three BSES employees and sub-inspector Parveen Kumar, posted at Ranhola police station, were injured during the attack. The SI was hit on his head. Two accused Hari Prakash Lakra and Jogender Lakra have been arrested while other accused are absconding," said the officer.
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