Nawabshah: Power Theft
NAWABSHAH: Nine people were booked for power theft and attacking a Hesco team here on Friday. The line superintendent of Hesco city feeder lodged an FIR at Qazi Ahmed police station stating that during his routine visit he detected power theft from 11KV main line in village Sajan Rind.
He said that when he tried to stop the people from the illegal act, the accused opened aerial firing and attacked the Hesco team, as result lineman Abdul Waheed was injured.
He further said that the accused held the team hostage in the village for four hours and were later released after the intervention of a local landlord.
Police booked nine people — Azeem Rind, Sajan, Sahib, Haji Mir Mohammed, Ghulam Sarwar, Akram, Shabbir, Ali Nawaz and Faiz Mohammed. No arrest was made till filing of this report.
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