Rourkela: A woman fell prey to some cunning robbers as they allegedly looted gold ornaments worth lakhs from her by posing as policemen at Bisra Dhar Road in Odisha’s Rourkela city today.
The victim woman, identified as Rajkumari Mittal, was on her way to attend a Satsang programme when some unidentified miscreants, identifying themselves as cops, intercepted her.
With an intention of loot, they advised the woman to remove her gold ornaments from her body citing safety purposes. As the woman started doing so, they snatched the valuables from her and fled the spot.
Udit Nagar police have started investigation into the incident on the basis of a complaint lodged by the woman.