Bhadrak, Nov 26: Six bike-borne miscreants allegedly loot Rs 29 lakh at gunpoint while the cash was being loaded in an ATM at Charampa in Bhadrak district on Friday evening.
As per reports, the incident took place this evening when the cash van was parked in front of an ATM and the employees of the private firm were engaged in loading of cash in the ATM.
Six miscreants in three motorcycles reached the spot and terrorized the employees including armed security guards with guns and other sharp edged weapons. They later decamped with a trunk with cash worth Rs 29 lakh.
Police have detained four staff of cash loading firm for questioning. Police said that they have also started inspection of vehicles in and around the area through road blockings.