The Mumbai Police recently arrested two people for stealing onions valued over Rs 20,000, news agency ANI reports. The theft happened a week ago but the arrests were made on Tuesday. A total of 168 kilograms of onions worth Rs 21,160 were stolen from two shops in Dongri area on the intervening night of December 5 and December 6. The incident has been captured by the CCTV installed in the area, a footage of which has been tweeted by ANI.
The police have registered a case of theft under Section 379 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). Around 112 kg onions were stolen from one shop and 56 kg onions were stolen another shop, the police said.