Berhampur, Feb 23: Unidentified miscreants looted lakhs of rupees and a laptop from a person at a gunpoint near Palur square in Ganjam district today.
The victim has been identified as Chayakanta Behera who was a Jan Seva Kendra employee in the district.
According to police, Chayakanta was going to Rambha from Humma when masked miscreants threatened him with a gun and decamped with his money bag along with a laptop he was carrying.
Later, he filed a complaint at Rambha police station about the incident.
On being informed, the police have launched a probe into the matter.