Bhubaneswar: The Twin City Commissionerate Police have recovered as many as 102 stolen mobile phones from different places and arrested two persons in this connection. The accused have been identified as Sanjay Gadanayak and Lipun Sahu of Angul.
According to reports, one Asutosh Das, proprietor of City Commercial Service, had lodged a complaint with Saheed Nagar police in September regarding theft of 91 smartphones during transit to Rourkela by bus.
During the course of investigation, 82 smartphones were recovered by police from Angul, Jajpur, Sambalpur, and Dhenkanal districts.
This apart, 20 smartphones which were snatched/stolen and reported by various persons were seized by the cops.