Nuapada, Mar 2: The Khariar police arrested five persons in connection with a loot case, informed the police today.
According g to the police, the miscreants broke into a house in Baragaon village and decamped with cash Rs 7 lakh and jewellery worth Rs 20 lakh by threatening the family members with sharp-edged weapons on February 1.
Acting on the order of the SP, two teams of Khariar police launched an operation and nabbed five accused involved in this loot.
The police also seized Rs 1.02 lakh, 12.5 grams of gold ornaments, two motorcycles, a car, and eight mobile phones from their possession.
Later, the accused were court forwarded on Tuesday.