Khurda: Khurda police today busted a dacoit gang and arrested seven robbers from OCC Square on NH-16.
They were nabbed while hatching a plot to rob a jewellery shop in the town.
Acting on a tip-off, the cops raided a secluded place and arrested the seven miscreants. Two mousers, ten rounds of bullets and 17 live bombs were seized from their possession.
Sources in the police said that the arrested persons were involved in various anti-social activities in and around the town.
Police are now examining their criminal antecedents and investigating the matter thoroughly.