Tag: Loot

Loot from Otv scribe: three held, 4 bikes seized

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today arrested three looters, including gang head Artatrana Bhoi in connection with the loot incident, where a youth scribe of Otv was robbed of his valuables including a bike and a mobile phone at gunpoint at Hansupal here on Saturday evening. The police also seized four stolen bikes from their possessions. […]

Snatching gang busted in capital city, 8 including 5 minors held

Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today busted a snatching gang and arrested eight members including five minor boys. The arrested have been identified as Dinesh Kumar alias Ganesh, Pintan Kumar Dalai, Bimal Kumar Ranshingh alias Chandan, Amit Kumar Das, Nitish Das, Malinka Digal, Soumya Behera and Jiban Kumar Jena. Acting on a tip-off, Kharavela Nagar police […]

Miscreants loot more than 1 kg jewellery at gunpoint

Berhampur: In a daring robbery, four unidentified bike-borne miscreants allegedly looted jewellery weighing more than one kilogram from Subas Jewellers owner Pramod Chandra Moharana near Buguda bazaar in Ganjam district on Friday evening. According to sources, the incident took place at around 6 pm yesterday when Maharana was returning home located at Balipendi sahi with […]

Mobile, cash stolen from Japanese lady tourist; FIR lodged

Puri: A Japanese female tourist last evening lodged a complaint at the Puri Sadar police station alleging her mobile phone and Rs 2,500 cash were stolen by some unknown looters from her bag kept at the Beleswar beach while she was taking bath in the sea. The Japanese tourist, identified as Ayota Ottami, came to […]

Miscreants loot Rs 8 lakh from cattle trader

Balasore: Some unidentified miscreants allegedly looted Rs 8 lakh from a cattle trader on National Highway-60 near Haladipada area late on Thursday night. According to sources, the incident took place when the businessman was returning to Bhadrak from Kolkata by his car. Four-five unidentified assailants ransacked the car and attacked the cattle trader. Later, they […]

Rs 1.15 cr looted from Dhenkanal Gramya Bank

Dhenkanal: In yet another major bank robbery incident, some miscreants looted Rs 1.15 crore from the Odisha Gramya Bank, Dhenkanal branch here late on Sunday night. Sources said, the robbers entered into the bank by breaking the locks and later decamped with Rs 1, 15, 50, 000. The incident came to the fore when the […]

2 arrested in connection with Jharsuguda BOI loot case

Jharsuguda: Police on Thursday arrested two persons form Rourkela for their involvement in Bank of India’s Beheramal branch loot case. According to sources, police has seized one revolver from their possession. On May 5, a gang of armed dacoits looted cash worth over Rs 86 lakh from the Bank of India’s Beheramal branch. As many […]

UCO Bank dacoity case: Two dacoits nabbed from Bihar

Bhubaneswar: After one-and-half-month of the sensational dacoity in UCO Bank in the capital city, the Commissionerate Police today finally made a breakthrough with the arrest of two members of a dacoit gang from Bihar. Briefing media persons here, police commissioner YB Khurania said the two dacoits were arrested from Begusarai and Vaishali districts of Bihar. […]

Rs 11 lakh stolen from petrol pump in Cuttack

Cuttack: In a daring robbery, some unidentified miscreants allegedly stolen Rs 11 lakh cash from Khannagar petrol pump here late on Sunday night. According to sources, a complaint in this regard has been registered with Badambadi police station. Being informed about the incident, police rushed to spot and started investigation into the matter. Also read: […]

SBI loot bid foiled in Cuttack

Cuttack: An attempt by a group of miscreants to loot the Jhangir Mangala branch of the State Bank of India (SBI) was foiled on Monday night. The bank is located on a two-storey building. Though the miscreants broke five locks of the bank, they failed to take cash or any other stuff from the bank. […]

Miscreants open fire, loot bikes in Keonjhar

Keonjhar: Unknown miscreants opened fire at three persons and later decamped with two motor-cycles on Duburi-Naranpur road in Keonjhar district on Friday night. Sources said when one Jiten Singh Deo of Chaibasa in neighbouring Jharkhand district and his two friends were travelling on two motor-cycles, six miscreants came in two bikes and opened fire at […]

Rs 1.5 cr jewellery looted after drilling hole into shop wall

Rourkela: In a daring heist, jewellery including gold and silver worth Rs 1.5 crore was allegedly looted from the Prasad Zaveri and Son’s Jwellers shop located on the main road in Saranagari of Rourkela late last night. Badal Prasad, owner of the jewellery shop, said, “The robbers entered the jewellery shop after drilling hole into […]

Miscreants loot Rs 4 lakh cash from pvt company staff

Angul: In a broad daylight heist, two miscreants looted cash worth Rs 4 lakh from a private company employee near the State Bank of India (SBI) building in Gandhi Marg area after attacking him with a sharp weapon. The seriously injured employee was rushed to the district headquarters hospital. Talking to OTV, the victim, Mohan […]

Looters wanted in 4 states involved in UCO Bank dacoity: Khurania

Bhubaneswar: A gang of inter-state dacoits, who are most-wanted in five eastern states of the country, are involved in the loot at the UCO Bank’s Bapuji Nagar branch here on September 28, said Police Commissioner YB Khurania today. Talking to media persons, Khurania said, “We have got substantial lead in the UCO Bank dacoity case. […]

Armed miscreants loot Rs13L, 1kg gold from UCO bank

Bhubaneswar: In a day light heist, five armed miscreants allegedly looted over Rs 13 lakh and 1 kg gold ornaments from Bapuji Nagar branch of UCO bank here on Wednesday. Police and scientific team have reached the spot and started investigation. Police said a special team has been formed to nab the looters. According to […]

Cash worth Rs 40 lakh looted from BoB branch

Bargarh: Around Rs 40 lakh were looted from Bank of Baroda’s  Bhatli branch in Bargarh district late on Monday night. The incident came to the notice after the branch manager of the bank K Dhan came to the bank this morning and found the lockers broken and the cash missing. Following information, a team of […]

Andhra Bank heist: 8 dacoit gang members held

Bhubaneswar/Puri: Seven days after the sensational heist in which 7 dacoits had looted cash and ornaments from the locker of Andhra Bank’s branch at Kaushalyagang on the outskirts of the capital city, a joint team of Pipili police and a special squad today nabbed eight persons including two prime accused. Police seized cash worth Rs […]

Elderly couple looted in daylight robbery in capital city

In a broad daylight robbery, four miscreants looted a house in Gandamunda area under Khandagiri police limits in the city after entering it on the pretext of a taking a room in the building on rent

Miscreants loot Rs 15 lakh from Andhra Bank

Seven dacoits looted cash worth Rs 15 lakh and ornaments from the Andhra Bank in Kaushalyagang area on the outskirts of the city here in broad daylight today

Rs 1.1 cr looted from Kolkata recovered at Soro; 2 held

Police arrested two persons from Raipitambara village near Soro in Baleswar district today and recovered Rs 10.20 lakh looted by them from the house of a businessman in Kolkata

Three arrested in Jhinkiria loot, gang rape case

Cuttack: Police today arrested three more persons in connection with the loot and gangrape incident at Jhinkiria village under Cuttack Sadar police limits on July 27. The three accused were identified as Dillip Das, Sanjay Das and Jaga Das. While Dillip and Sanjay hail from Dhamnagar village in Bhadrak district, Jaga is a resident of […]

Jewellery worth Rs 1 cr, Rs 15 lakh cash looted from Bargarh bank

In a broad daylight robbery, eight armed looters robbed Rs 15 lakh in cash and gold jewellery worth more than Rs 1 crore from the State Bank of India, Ruchida branch located in the town yesterday

Two arrested in Jhinkiria loot, gang rape case

Cuttack: Commissionerate police today nabbed two prime accused, who had gang raped a woman in Jhinkiria village under Sadar police limits after looting valuables from her house late on July 26 night. Giving details of the arrest to media persons here, Cuttack DCP Sanjeev Arora said the two arrested prime accused are Ratnakar Das alias […]

Miscreants gang-rape woman after looting valuables

Cuttack: In a shocking incident, four miscreants allegedly gangraped a woman after looting valuables from her house at Jhinkiria village under Sadar police limits in the district last night. The victim lodged a complaint with police in the morning acting on which a team rushed to spot and started investigation. “We have started investigation from […]

Miscreants loot temple hundi in Aul

Aul: A gang of unidentified miscreants robbed properties worth lakhs of rupees by breaking the hundi of Laxmi Baraha temple here late on Monday night. According to sources, the miscreants also looted other articles belonging to the temple by breaking the doors of the houses in the premises of the temple. The loot came to […]

Rs 5.30 lakh looted from two banks in a day

Rs 3 lakh was looted by three motorcycle-borne men from a Syndicate Bank branch in Ganjam district today

Rs 45 lakh looted from Godipada toll gate staff

A bag containing Rs 45 lakh cash was looted at gun point from two staff of a toll gate located at Godipada at Jankia near Khurda this afternoon

Miscreants loot Rs 50,000 cash at gunpoint

Two unidentified miscreants looted cash worth Rs 50,000 from an employee of a private finance company this morning

Miscreants loot Rs 6 lakh from beer parlour staff

Police is on the lookout for two miscreants, who looted cash worth Rs 6 lakh from a beer parlour staff at Dhangarapada on the outskirts of Keonjhar town this afternoon

One arrested for looting stamp vendor

Khurdha: Hours after three bike borne miscreants looted Rs 6 lakh cash from a stamp vendor of Jatani sub-registrar office, police arrested one of them from Kalinga Nagar area on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar and recovered Rs 3.5 lakh of the looted cash from his possession today. The miscreants looted the money from Benudhar Nayak […]

Over Rs. 50 lakh cash looted from Jharsuguda bank

Panic gripped Jharsuguda town after a gang of armed dacoits looted cash worth over Rs 50 lakh from the Bank of India’s Beheramal branch this morning

2 kg gold, Rs 10 lakh looted from businessman’s house

Bhubaneswar: In a daring robbery, unidentified miscreants looted 2 kg gold and Rs 10 lakh in cash from a businessman’s house in Tulsi Vihar area under Chandrasekharpur police limits here late on Tuesday night. According to sources, the businessman had kept the ornaments and cash on the first floor of his house for her daughter’s […]

Dacoits loot Rs 5 lakh, gold jewellery at gun point

Anadapur: In a daring robbery, 10 dacoits looted Rs 5 lakh in cash and 100 grams of gold jewellery at gun point in Belabahali village under Ghasipura police limits in Keonjhar district late on Wednesday night. According to sources, the group of dacoits entered Uchhaba Sahu’s house breaking the gate at around 1:30 am. They […]

Miscreants loot Rs 3 lakh from collection agent

Balasore: In a daring robbery, three unidentified miscreants opened fire at a collection agent of a medicine company and looted Rs 3 lakh from him at Tarini square here on Friday night. According to sources, the incident took place on Friday night when Rasabihari Mohapatra was returning to Balasore from Simulia. The three unidentified goons […]

Miscreants loot Rs 4 lakh, jewellery at gun point

Athagarh: Three unidentified miscreants looted Rs 4 lakh in cash and gold jewellery from the house of a businessman at Kantola village here late on Wednesday night. According to sources, the looters, who had their faces covered, knocked on the doors and windows of the house of the businessman Sarat Chandra Barik. When Barik opened […]

Miscreants loot Rs 10.72 lakh from traders

Khurda: In yet another challenge to the police, unidentified miscreants looted Rs 10.72 lakh from a group of businessmen at Begunia Tikatala-Manibandha road under Begunia police limits in the wee hours of Sunday. According to sources, the incident took place at round 5 am today when the group of businessmen was on its way in […]

Trader looted cash worth Rs 2.99 lakh in Jharsuguda

Jharsuguda: In a daring broad daylight heist, two unidentified miscreants looted cash worth Rs 2.99 lakh from a local trader inside a bank premises here today. Following information, the Town police rushed to the spot and launched a manhunt to nab the two miscreants. Talking to the media persons, Shyam Sundar Sakunia, owner of Shyam […]

Miscreants loot Rs 19 lakh from Keonjhar bank

In a daring broad daylight heist, four unidentified miscreants looted cash worth Rs 19 from the cash counter at the Andhra Bank’s Joda branch in Keonjhar district on Monday

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Cash worth Rs 17 lakh looted from L&T Finance Company staff

In a daring broad daylight heist, four miscreants looted cash worth Rs 17 lakh from three employees of a private finance company near Matia Sahi area of the town here on Monday

Dacoits loot train passengers, injure 7 persons

Puri (Odisha): At least seven persons, including a motorcyclist, were injured when dacoits attacked Puri-Khurda Road passenger train in Puri district, railway police said today.