Mohali, Jan. 1 -- A Honda City car, loaded with stolen car batteries, was found abandoned in Zirakpur on Sunday.

The police had received information about the car, left in the fields in Baltana, in the morning.

As the information regarding the abandoned vehicle was flashed, the UT police claimed that the same four-wheeler was used in a several incidents of car battery thefts across Chandigarh.

The stolen batteries, a hammer and other metal tools were found stacked in the boot space of the vehicle. Later, the car was handed over to Chandigarh police.

Police recovered around six batteries (of Toyota Qualis vehicle and Mahindra pick-up) which were taken out from cars,on December 28 night, parked outside the houses in Sector 24, Chandigarh....