Thieves stole an abandoned bridge in India, about 150km from this one. Photo: Shutterstock
Thieves stole an abandoned bridge in India, about 150km from this one. Photo: Shutterstock
India

A bridge too far? Indian police hunt gang accused of stealing a bridge

  • The robbers, posing as government officials, used gas cutters and earthmoving machinery to dismantle the 60-feet-long iron bridge
  • Selling metal scrap can be a lucrative business in India, where cases of theft of metal parts from public property to sell are common

Thieves stole an abandoned bridge in India, about 150km from this one. Photo: Shutterstock
Thieves stole an abandoned bridge in India, about 150km from this one. Photo: Shutterstock
READ FULL ARTICLE