Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Angul, Apr 15:

Unidentified miscreants looted Rs 5 lakh from a panchayat official near Kaleipada in Odisha’s Angul district this morning.

According to reports, two bike-borne looters intercepted Khinda panchayat official Prasanta Sahu when he was on his was to Khinda from Angul carrying Rs 5 lakh meant for distribution of pension.

They later threatened Sahu at gunpoint and looted the money from him.

A complaint in this regard has been filed at Angul police station.

Police have started investigation into the incident.