Konark: In a broad daylight robbery, two miscreants decamped with Rs 45,000 cash by breaking open the dickey of a woman’s scooty parked near Ganesh Temple at Baranga village in Konark area on Tuesday afternoon.
The woman identified as the wife of Babuli Sahoo is a local resident of Astaranga area.As per reports, the woman withdrew the cash from a bank and went to a shop after keeping the money in her vehicle’s dickey.
In the meantime, a youth purportedly tracking the woman came near the bike, broke open the lock of the dickey and decamped with the cash with his companion waiting for him on a bicycle, some metres away from the spot.The entire loot incident was recorded in a CCTV camera installed near the spot.
Based on a complaint lodged by the woman, Astaranga Police has initiated an inquiry into the incident. Police is also investigating the CCTV footages and trying to identify the miscreants involved in the loot.