Ballia (UP), Mar 30 (PTI) Uttar Pradesh police today claimed to have busted an inter-state auto-lifters gang with the arrest of seven people here.

Acting on a tip off, four persons were arrested and on their disclosure three of their accomplices were nabbed, Superintendent of Police SP Ganguly said, adding 18 stolen two-wheelers were seized from their possession.

The gang members were active in Mau, Azamgarh and Ballia districts of Uttar Pradesh and in adjoining areas of neighbouring Bihar, he said.

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