Three arrested for looting passenger

Berhampur: The Government Railway Police in Berhampur today arrested three persons for their alleged involvement in looting a train passenger after attacking him at the railway station here on last Tuesday, the GRP said.

The arrested persons have been identified as Jitu Choudhury (25) of Hillpatna, Ram Pujari (27), near railway colony and Dharmendra Bisoi (26) of Lanjipalli in the town.

The Police have recovered cash Rs 3,032 from the trio.

A group of dacoits looted cash around Rs 4,200, a Pan Card from Gopal Sethi when he was going on platform number four in the station. He sustained injuries when the group attacked him.

“We have nabbed the trio and they have confessed of the crime,” said GRP officers.