Cuttack, Jan 14: As many as eight burglars including five from a single family were arrested for allegedly committing series of burglaries in the city in last two weeks, police said today.
Police said that the mastermind of the racket was Anil Das (24), a veteran burglar who has around a dozen of cases pending against him at various police stations in Cuttack.
Police said that the gang committed series of burglaries in Lalbag and CDA area in last two weeks. Police have seized cash of Rs 2.56 lakh, several mobile phones and other electronic gadgets from the gang. Police said that they are also trying to nab other gang members.