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Man arrested for illegally possessing 19 gas cylinders

A man was arrested for allegedly illegally possessing 19 gas cylinders, suspected to be stolen, police said today.

delhi Updated: Aug 19, 2012 20:29 IST

A man was arrested for allegedly illegally possessing 19 gas cylinders, suspected to be stolen, police said on Sunday.

Lalit Sahani, a resident of Vasant Vihar, was arrested on Thursday, police said.

During interrogation, it was revealed that accused Lalit Sahani was illiterate and used to transfer gas from big cylinders to smaller cylinders and sell them on high rates to street vendors, petty shopkeepers and to the people of nearby JJ clusters.

He also said that he had purchased these cylinders illegally and used them for his business.