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Ornaments, cash looted from bank in Dhenkanal: Nine accused nabbed

17/01/2022 at 12:16 PM

Dhenkanal, Jan 17: As many as nine persons have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the incident of loot from Odisha Gramya Bank under Rasol Police limits in Dhenkanal district on January 12, informed Dhenkanal SP on Monday.

Police have also seized gold ornaments worth over Rs 2 crore, Rs 17.7 lakh in cash, the vehicle and the weapons used for committing the crime from the possession of the accused.

However, two more accused are still on the run.

Worth mentioning, as many as four miscreants barged into the Odisha Gramya Bank on January 12 and decamped with ornaments worth over Rs 1 crore and Rs 6-7 lakh cash from the bank locker.

The robbers allegedly threatened the bank employees by brandishing weapons and also attacked two of them.

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