Nuapada: In yet another incidence of deteriorating law and order in the state, three bike-borne miscreants decamped with cash of Rs 9.5 lakh in a broad daylight after breaking into the window pane of a contractor’s car in front of the SBI main branch here on Friday.
The shocking incident took place at around noon beside NH-353 and in front of the District Court.
Sources said contractor Koustav Sahu had withdrawn the money from the SBI main branch and kept the bag with the money on the back seat of his Hyundai car. When he was about to start the car, the miscreants broke the window pane of the back seat and snatched the money-filled bag.
On being information, police rushed to the spot and, after preliminary investigations, launched a manhunt to nab the absconding robbers.