RAJKOT: , , who had looted diamonds worth Rs 5 lakh from a unit near Bhavnagar-Talaja checkpost were arrested on Friday night.

Police said the accused, identified as Jaisukh Makwana (19) and Chetan Kudecha (22), both residents of Varal village in Sihor taluka of , Jayesh Dangar (22), a resident of Nesada village in Sihor taluka, and their two minor accomplices had committed the heist at the diamond unit a fortnight ago.

“The accused were arrested following a tip-off about them coming to sell off the diamonds,” local crime branch inspector D M Mishra said.

The cops recovered all the looted diamonds, two two-wheelers used in the crime and a cellphone from the accused.tnn

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