Bhubaneswar: Twin City Commissionerate police today nabbed the kingpin of inter-state ATM looter gang from Uttarakhand.
Ajay Choudhry, the accused has been arrested by police from Uttarakhand with seizure of a laptop, a hard disk and 3 mobile phones from his possession.
He was alleged for executing the blueprint for looting more than Rs 37 lakh from several ATMs around Puri, Bhubaneswar and Cuttack. The gang had successfully looted cash from ATMs using hi-tech methods without breaking the machines.
As per sources, it was very difficult for the police to trace the members of the gang as they did not use mobile phones while committing the crime.
Reportedly, police have also freezed Ajay’s bank accounts having Rs 8 lakh deposit and one locker.
It has been informed during a press meet held by Director General of Police and the Twin City Commissioner of police.