Balangir, Jan 21: Three masked miscreants allegedly looted cash worth Rs 5 lakh and gold ornaments on gun point from the office of a cellular company near railway station in Tikrapada on Monday late evening.
As per reports, seven employees of the distributor store of the cellular company has collected cash of worth Rs 5 lakh and were in the office when the three masked miscreants reached the store.
The miscreants terrorised the owner and employees on gun point and took away the cash. The miscreants have also decamped with hard disc of CCTV and other belongings of the employees including their mobile phones.
Police have started an investigation into the incident after getting a formal complaint. “ We are going through the CCTV footage of nearby shops to establish the identity of the miscreants,” said a police official.