Cattle trader thrashed, robbed off Rs 10 lakh

Berhampur: A cattle trader was allegedly thrashed and robbed off Rs 10 lakh by 3 miscreants under Buguda police limits of Ganjam today. The trader was critically injured in the incident and has been admitted to Buguda hospital, informed sources.

The incident occurred when the trader was reportedly on his way to make payments for the purchased cattle.

According to sources, the cattle trader was intercepted by 3 bike-borne youths on the Karsingh-Udaypur road. The miscreants allegedly thrashed the cattle trader and robbed Rs 10 lakh from him.

“I was going to make payment for the cattle when 3 bike-borne youths attacked me. They thrashed me and took away Rs 10 lakh from me,” the victim said.