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Two arrested for assault, loot after accident


Reported by Santosh Jagdev

Bhubaneswar, Dec 26:

The Commissionerate Police on Thursday arrested two persons from Retang for assaulting members of a family after a road accident on Wednesday evening.

The accused identified as Deepak Behera (24) and Jagabandhu Barik (21), both from Retang under Tamando police limits, were forwarded to the local court today.Both are real estate middlemen who operate in Retang and Bhubaneswar.

According to Tamando police,  Nibedita Sahu of Ashok Nagar here was travelling to Khordha with her family for some personal work when her carhad a minor collision with the vehicle of the accused duo  near Tamando.

Getting down from their car, Behera and Barik argued with Sahu and assaultedher and other members of the family and allegedly snatched away their gold ornaments.

Sahu lodged a complaint with the Tamando police station yesterday and acting on the complaint the police today arrested the accused from the city after identifying their vehicles registration number.