Trucks used in loot of food grains worth Rs 18L from Chhattisgarh traced to Kakatpur, two held

On August 18, 2022, two trucks laden with wheat, pulses and other items worth over Rs 18 lakh left for Bhubaneswar. However, the drivers instead of supplying the items to destination brought the trucks to elsewhere.

Seized trucks parked outside Kakatpur police station in Puri

Chhattisgarh Police has arrested two persons for their alleged involvement in loot and sale of wheat, pulses and other food grains supposed to be transported to Bhubaneswar.  

The arrested duo has been identified as the driver and helper of the truck. Two trucks used in the loot have been recovered from Kakatpur in Puri district today.