Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dhenkanal, Jan 9:

A group of miscreants allegedly looted Rs 3 lakh from Odisha Gramya Bank’s Gadanrusinghapur branch in Bhuban area of Dhenkanal district today.


While locals managed to nab one of the looters, police arrested four robbers.

According to reports, around 8-10 miscreants entered into the bank and threatened the manager, cashier and customers at gunpoint.

The looters also beat the two officials as a result of which the duo was injured. They took away Rs 3 lakh from the cashier before fleeing the spot, sources said.

However, one of the wrongdoers was caught by the locals. Four others have been arrested by police.

Efforts were on to identify and arrest the remaining looters, police said.