In the midst of palkhis, Pimpri Chinchwad police in Pune solve 19 chain thefts.

Pimpri Chinchwad police arrested three outfits from Latur, Beed, and Ahmednagar districts . Gang allegedly stole gold ornaments worth Rs5.10 lakh .

PUNE: During the Sant Tukaram Maharaj and Sant Dnyaneshwar Maharaj palkhi demonstrations on Tuesday, Pimpri Chinchwad police arrested three outfits from Latur, Beed, and Ahmednagar districts.These gangs allegedly stole gold ornaments worth Rs5.10 lakh, according to the police.The police arrested 26 men and 11 women from the Sant Dnyaneshwar Maharaj palkhi procession and found 12 chain snatchings.In the same fashion, 14 men and two women were arrested during the Sant Tukaram Maharaj palkhi procession, and seven cases were determined.

They needed help from police departments in all districts.