Miscreants decamp with ATM in Jajpur, probe begins

Jajpur: Unidentified miscreants decamped with an entire Automated Teller Machine (ATM) of HDFC Bank along with cash in it near Chandikhol in Jajpur district.

The incident took place in the wee hours today and was only discovered by local residents in the morning. After getting information, the bank officials visited the spot and later filed a complaint with local police station.

“As soon as I got the information, brought the matter to the notice of senior administrative officials and a team later visited the spot for a probe. There was a cash of Rs 12, 500 only inside the ATM. A complaint has been filed at the local police station in this regard,” said, Malaya Ranjan Das, Branch Manager.

Inspector in Charge (IIC) of Dharamsala Police Station said,” On receiving the complaint, we went to the spot and found the shutter open and the ATM missing. A case has been registered and further investigation is underway.”