The held gang members have been identified as Abhay Bahadur, Deepak Nayak and Manoj Mallick.
As per the report, Motor Vehicle (MV) checking was underway at the OMP square by the Commissionerate Police last evening when a bike rode by Abhay and Deepak was intercepted by the officials for not having number plate.
As during their questioning the duo failed to produce satisfactory answer on not having a number plate, they were grilled further by the officials to confess that the bike was a stolen one lifted from SCB Medical in the city.
Based on their information, police arrested the third members of the gang Manoj from his home in Gurudijhatia area in Cuttack and recovered the stolen bikes from the trio’s houses.
The trio was lifting bikes from different places in the Twin City to later sell them by changing colour and chassis number, said police.
Further investigation by police is underway to trace the other members of the gang.