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Narikuravas held for stealing streetlight batteries

Chennai: Three Narikuravas who allegedly attempted to steal solar batteries from the streetlight in Pattinapakkam were arrested last night. The group was trying to remove the batteries from a playground located near Pattinapakkam police station. During patrol, the police spotted them and recovered nine batteries stolen from the streetlights. A police official said they are probing to find if the group had involved in other petty thefts previously.