Khordha, Jan 24: In a brazen incident of daylight robbery, miscreants allegedly looted cash worth Rs 23.68 lakh near LIC Office under Khordha police limits this afternoon.
As per reports, the victim was returning from the LIC Office with the cash when the three miscreants intercepted him and threatened him on gun point. Later they decamped with the bag containing the cash.
Police have started an investigation after getting a formal complaint from the victim. “We are trying to establish involvement of any insider who might have tipped off the miscreants about the huge money transaction. We are also trying to verify involvement of veteran criminals in the incident,” said a police official.