Berhampur: At least five unidentified miscreants looted Rs 25 lakh at gunpoint from employees of a toll plaza when they were on the way to deposit the money at a bank in Haridamula Square under Khallikote police limits in Ganjam district.
According to sources, the incident took place when a group of armed miscreants intercepted the employees of the toll plaza while they were on their way to deposit the money. The miscreants snatched the bag at the gunpoint and fled the spot.
Meanwhile, the employees alerted the police. Being informed, the police reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.
Further investigation into the matter is underway to nab the absconding culprits.