Armed miscreants loot Rs 1.5L from petrol pump in Sundergarh
Sundergarh: Armed miscreants looted Rs 1.5 lakh from a petrol pump near Gadiajor under Dharuadihi police limits in Sudergarh district last night.
According to sources, the incident took place at around 10 pm when five bike-borne miscreants reached the petrol pump and opened blank fire.
The desperadoes then attacked the petrol pump manager, Rabi Ratna, before decamping with Rs 1.5 lakh from the cash counter.
On being informed, police reached the spot and launched a probe into the incident. The miscreants were carrying firearms and sharp weapons, the petrol pump staff said in their complaint.