Bolangir: Police have arrested four persons in Bolangir district for their alleged involvement in an attack & loot incident that occurred in the district on July 24.
The accused have been identified as Dilip Bagarti, Gopal Bariki, Manoj Sing and Raju Bhue.
According to the complaint lodged by one Nikunja Kishor Tarai, the complainant along with his brother were at the Hartal Kerosene Depo for the distribution of the fuel following which they were en route to Bolangir with a sum of Rs 2.5 lakh when three miscreants intercepted them near Dudukasira area. Later, the bike-borne miscreants attacked them before decamping with the money and other documents.
Acting on the complaints cops launched a probe and eventually apprehended the accused persons. Police also seized cash amounting to Rs 32,300, three motorcycles, on a sharp weapon (knife), four mobile phones and a bag with documents.