Balasore: Gold, Silver Ornaments Looted Worth Rs 5 Lakhs from Jeweller
Balasore: Unidentified miscreants robbed gold and silver ornaments worth Rs 5 lakh from a jeweller near Baghaampuda Yogini Chhak in Soro of Balasore district.
The jeweller has been identified as Sudarshan Rana of Ruso village
Reportedly, the incident took place while Rana was travelling with ornaments when six bike-borne miscreants waylaid him.
The miscreants dashed their vehicle against Rana’s motorcycle following which Rana fell down. Later, the miscreants looted nearly 80 grams of gold, 4 kgs of silver ornaments, Rs 13,000 cash, and two mobile phones from his possession, after threatening him with sharp weapons.
Following the incident, Rana lodged a complaint with Soro Police. A case has been registered and further investigation into the alleged loot incident, police said.