2,000 kg of tomatoes to a market was robbed by an unidentified man, according to the police. The incident occurred on July 8 within the jurisdiction of the RMC Yard police station near Chikkajala. The robbers targeted the vehicle during transit and forcefully took possession of the tomatoes.
The police have initiated an investigation into the incident to identify and apprehend the culprits. Such incidents of theft highlight the need for enhanced security measures in the transportation of agricultural goods. The loss of the tomato consignment has caused financial strain for the affected party.
Authorities are urging witnesses to come forward with any relevant information to assist in the investigation. Efforts are being made to prevent similar incidents and ensure the safety of farmers and their produce during transportation.