Balangir/Malkangiri: Miscreants reportedly lotted 13 lakhs of rupees from two separate locations in Odisha’s Balangir and Malkangiri districts immediately.
Within the first incident, two bike-borne miscreants snatched a money bag containing seven lakhs of rupees from one Rajaram Nayak, a resident of Madhyapur village in Belapada block of Balangir district.
As per stories, Rajaram had gone to the Andhra Financial institution in Kantabanjhi to withdraw cash. He withdrew seven lakh rupees from the financial institution and saved it in a bag. Nonetheless, when he was coming into into his Bolero car, two miscreants, got here on a pulsar bike and fled after snatching the money bag from him.
In the meantime, Rajaram has lodged a grievance concerning the matter at Kantabanjhi police station.
Later, appearing on the grievance, the Kantabanjhi police began investigating the matter. The cops are additionally screening the financial institution CCTV cameras footages to establish the robbers.
Whereas chatting with the reporters concerning the loot, Rajaram mentioned that he had observed the miscreants contained in the financial institution however had not suspected them assuming them to be financial institution clients.
In an identical incident, two masked miscreants additionally looted Rs 6 lakh from an individual in Malkangiri district.
One Rabi Pradhan, who’s working as a Supervisor in Gopal Krushna ironmongery store, situated at IMST sq. within the district headquarter space, was strolling to the closest financial institution. When he reached the PWD workplace space, two masked miscreants got here on a TVS Apache and intercepted him. Quickly they looted the cash from him at knife level.
Rabi filed a grievance concerning the loot at Malkangiri police station. Based mostly on the grievance, IIC Ram Prasad Nag alongside along with his staffs reached the spot and began an investigation into the matter after going by the footages of the CCTV cameras put in in entrance of the PWD workplace.