Bhubaneswar: In a major breakthrough, the Special Squad of the Commissionerate Police today busted a major robbers’ gang involved in several incidents of loot.
Police also arrested eight members of the team, including two juveniles with seizure of a pistol, four motorcycles and Rs 60,000 from their possession.
The gang mostly used to target people on National Highway and those returning after withdrawing cash from banks, informed Bhubaneswar DCP Satyabrat Bhoi.
Efforts are on to bust the entire gang which used to operate in Bhubaneswar, Jajpur, Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj, he added.
Over 20 cases are pending against arrested robbers and snatchers at different police stations, he concluded.