According to sources, the Purighat police has recovered 900.32 gram gold worth around Rs 50 lakh from the accused.
Reportedly, the victim had withdrawn the amount for some property deals.
As per initial reports, the owner was opening the shop when the miscreants arrived on a bike and snatched the bag containing the gold ornaments and cash from him.
As per reports, a woman who was returning to home after dropping her ward at school on a bike was injured during the incident.
A senior police officer said the incident took place on February 11, and it was reported to them on February 23 and an FIR was registered on the same day.
In an act of bravery, 20-year-old Odia girl, Riya Swain, fought off three burglars to save her family from attack on Friday.
Two bike-borne armed miscreants looted a jewellery shop by firing blank shots near Janla police out-post, on the outskirts of Bhubaneswar on Wednesday.
The police recovered Rs 1,34,000 cash from a bush where Behera had hidden the money.
Police on Sunday (January 2) managed to nab a robber, accused in the loot from SHG workers in Langaleswar area under Khallikote police limits last month.
In an unusual and bizarre incident, a thief left a cheekily written note expressing his displeasure after robbing the house of the Deputy Collector at Dewas in Madhya Pradesh.
"In 2014's brutal quadruple murder case that took place in Nayagarh's Shastri Nagar in Chandpur area, the convicted had robbed a house and killed four members of a family."
Miscreants looted gold jewellery, cash, mobile phone from a lecturer on the pretext of showing her driver an oil leakage in the engine
Jharsuguda: In a broad daylight robbery, two bike-borne miscreants decamped with a bag containing Rs 3 lakh from a car near Jharsuguda Tehsil office today. As per reports, one Suresh Chandra Sagar had gone inside the Tehsil office after leaving his bag with cash in his car. While Suresh was away, the miscreants broke the […]
Bhubaneswar: With the Men’s hockey World Cup days away, incidents of foreign nationals being attacked do not send a good signal to those fans who plan a visit to the city to witness one of the biggest sporting events. A Norwegian woman on Saturday lodged a complaint with the police of being robbed of a laptop, the […]
Bolangir: Miscreants looted Rs 19 lakh in broad daylight from the officials of Andhra Bank at Bangla Chowk of Deogaon in Bolangir today. The incident took place when the cashier and a peon of the bank were carrying cash in a van from Tushara branch to Bandhpada branch. Three robbers on a bike intercepted the […]
Keonjhar: Two unidentified armed robbers looted cash and gold ornaments from the house of one Binit Bansal in Panchwati area near Barbil of Keonjhar district late on Thursday night. The incident occurred after two men carrying country-made pistols barged into the house at around 9pm yesterday. As per the allegations of the family members, the […]
Kendrapara: Two bike-borne miscreants looted gold ornaments worth Rs 20 lakh from a jewellery shop at Mahaveer market under Rajnagar police limits in the district today. According to reports, the owner of Srimati Jewellers was offering prayers immediately after opening his store this morning when two persons came on pretext of buying jewelleries and looted […]
Balasore: Unidentified miscreants looted cash and ornaments worth lakhs of rupees from the house of one Sushant Mahana in Routarapur under Remuna block of Balasore district late on Tuesday night. A gang of four dacoits knocked the door of Mahana’s house at around 11:00 pm yesterday; as soon as Mahana open the door, they barged […]
Balasore: Miscreants looted an unspecified amount of money from a branch of Allahabad Bank located near Parakhi under Sadar block of Balasore district after breaking the locks of its shutter late on Tuesday night. The matter came to light this morning after locals passing by the bank spotted the broken shutter and informed the police. […]
Kendrapara: Unidentified miscreants looted an Axis Bank automated teller machine (ATM) at Juna Chhak under Marshaghai police limits in the district after breaking it open late on Wednesday night. The matter came into light this morning after locals passing by the ATM spotted the broken kiosk and the damaged machine. Subsequently the locals informed the […]
Sundergarh: Unidentified miscreants allegedly looted a SUV, ATM card, mobile phones and cash worth Rs 1 lakh from a staff posted at District Project Coordinator’s office near Tamada under Gurundia police limits in Sundergarh district. According to sources, the miscreants reportedly looted cash while one Amartya Pradhan (IED Coordinator) along with an employee of DPC […]
Cuttack: In a major crackdown on anti-socials, the Commissionerate Police arrested seven members of an inter-state gang of looters from the town today. Sources said the city police had intensified patrolling while acting on a tip off about the movement of the dacoity gang in the city. A special squad of the police conducted raids […]
Bhubaneswar: The Commissionerate Police today took Sanjay Kumar Nishank, the BBA graduate arrested on charges of looting properties worth over Rs 60 lakhs in the past one and a half year, on a 4-day remand for interrogation. Nishank, a resident of Atri village under Khurda police limits, will be interrogated to find out his connection […]
Jatani: Gold ornaments worth lakhs of rupees were looted by robbers, who dug a 2-feet tunnel through a roadside drain to break into the Gold Plaza jewellery shop in Raja Bazar of Jatani yesterday. Police investigating the case with the help of a scientific team and sniffer dogs have recovered a digging bar, hammer and […]
Khurda: The Khurda district police today nabbed four robbers from a house in Khurda Housing Board Colony while they were allegedly hatching a plot to execute a robbery. Acting on a tip-off, the cops arrested Pintu Majhi, Biswaranjan Samantsinghar, Anil Martha and Jaminikanta Sunderray. Besides a gun, two rounds of bullets, three motorcycles and mobile […]
Bargarh: In an armed robbery, miscreants robbed nearly Rs 18 lakh from a private financial company in Bargarh town yesterday night. According to sources, some armed miscreants with their faces covered in clothes barged into the office of Bharat Finance Inclusion Limited situated nearly Bhatli Chhak on Friday night. When the three security guards present […]
Cuttack: The Commissionerate Police has arrested notorious robber Hemant Das, who has more than 100 robbery and theft cases pending against him. As per police sources, Hemant has confessed to his involvement in several loot cases over the past 30 years. Cuttack DCP Akhileswar Singh informed that Hemant not only targeted houses but also people […]
Bhubaneswar: A special Taskforce of Railway Police today recovered gold ornaments and other valuables worth Rs 5 lakh which was looted from a woman passenger at the Bhubaneswar Railway station on Friday. As per sources, the woman travelling in Konark Express, arrived at the railway station from Visakhapatnam yesterday when one Rabi Nayak along with […]
Rourkela: In a broad daylight heist, three armed miscreants looted Rs 7.80 lakh from a toll plaza employee at gun point near Jhagarpur here today. As per sources, the employee was on his way to a bank to deposit the money when three bike-borne miscreants intercepted him. One of them brandished a gun while another […]
Cuttack: Miscreants looted gold and ornaments worth over lakhs of rupees from the Akhandalamani Temple in New LIC colony in Badambadi Area of Cuttack in a serial robbery in which three other houses in the area were targeted. According to sources, the miscreants also looted ornaments, cash and two motorcycles from the houses of three […]
Keonjhar: Two bike-borne miscreants looted gold ornaments worth Rs 20 lakh from a jeweler at Dhenkikote market under Ghatagaon police limits in Keonjhar today. According to reports, the incident occurred when the owner of Kailash Jewellers was opening his shop this morning. The miscreants came on a Pulsar bike and snatched away a bag containing […]
Berhampur: A robbery attempt at Berhampur Post Office was foiled as some villagers managed to nab a miscreant while he was trying to escape with Rs 1.60 lakh from the cash counter today. According to sources, a female staff was working at the cash counter this morning. Finding her busy in her work, the miscreant […]
Kendrapara: Unidentified robbers allegedly looted cash and gold ornaments from as many as three houses injuring a woman grievously in Talagaon under Patkura police limits of Kendrapara district late on Tuesday night. According to sources, in a series of robberies that took place within a span of few hours late last night, the miscreants first […]
Burla: The mystery behind the murder of a youth, working at the house of a contractor Ashok Singh, in Contractor Colony here was solved by Sambalpur police today. Investigations revealed that the youth Debraj was murdered by the son and daughter-in-law of Ashok. As per police reports, robbery appeared to be the motive behind the […]
Cuttack: Police today arrested five persons in connection with a robbery at the house of a Chauliaganj-based businessman, Purusottam Lal Kandoi. According to Police sources, the domestic help of Kandoi, Chandan Sahani was the mastermind who along with others carried out the robbery while family members were out of the city. As per the complaint, […]
Khurda: Police officials foiled a highway robbery bid, arresting five inter-district highway robbers from NH-16 near Ugratara temple in the district on Tuesday. The arrested, identified as Mohammed Arif, Jamshed Shah, Mohammed Rijuam, Tukuna Behera and Muna Sahu, reportedly operated in Khurda, Puri and Nayagarh districts and are alleged to be involved in around 12 […]
Dhenkanal: A gang of five robbers broke into a jewellery shop near Muktapasi in the district here in broad daylight on Thursday and decamped with valuables. The audacity of the robbers has left people shocked in the area as they targeted the shop during daytime. The miscreants entered the shop and looted at gun point. […]
Cuttack/Angul: Seven criminals wanted in several loot and robbery cases were nabbed by police in two separate incidents on Sunday. Lalbag police arrested one accused involved in looting silver accessories of Goddess Durga from Alisha Bazaar puja mandap in October 20 last year. Sources said a special team of the twin city police arrested the […]
Soro: Unidentified miscreants looted cash and ornaments worth lakhs of rupees from the house of one Abhaya Kumar Mohapatra near Uttareswar market in Soro block of Balasore district today. As per the complaint, the robbery happened when Abhaya and his family members had gone to Puri. The miscreants entered their house by breaking open the […]
Bhadrak: In a shocking revelation, a close circuit television (CCTV) camera footage showed that the perpetrators of violence in the strife-torn town were also involved in robbery and loot during the unrest. A footage, which is in possession of OTV, shows a clear picture of agitators robbing a mobile phone shop. The incident has been […]