Bhubaneswar, Aug 5: In yet another incident of daylight robbery, two miscreants allegedly robbed Rs 91000 cash at gunpoint from a woman employee of a private bank at Baramunda over bridge under Khandagiri police limits.
The victim identified as Manorama Biswal was on her way to Khandagiri on her scooty when the two scooty borne miscreants intercepted her at the over bridge. The tater threatened the victim on gunpoint at decamped with the cash. However, the firearm accidentally fell on the ground after locals tried to nab the miscreants.
Police have started an investigation after getting a formal complaint from the victim. Earlier on July 26, two miscreants had stabbed a 70-year-old woman during robbery at IRC Village under Nayapalli police limits.
The miscreants had barged into her house and stabbed her multiple times before she could raise an alarm. The miscreants later decamped with valuables including gold ornaments. The victim Tulasi Dei later succumbed to her injuries on August 1.