A group of thieves targeted the office of central customs and excise tribunal in new Mental Compound in Meghaninagar and stole computer hardware worth Rs 1.37 lakh. Meghaninagar police have registered a case of theft and started investigation on Friday.
Vishwaprakash Tatiraju, a resident Sarkari Vasahat, Pragatinagar, Naranpura, filed a theft complaint on Friday. As per his complaint, somebody entered the premises of the tribunal office between 6 pm on February 7 and 8.35 am on February 9 after breaking the lock on the main door. "The thieves stole three computer systems, two printers and other computer peripherals worth Rs 1.37 lakh from various offices. We believe that it is handiwork of more than one thief," said a Meghaninagar police official.