Cops foil dacoity bid in Cuttack, six held
Cuttack: Govindpur police claimed to have foiled a dacoity by arresting six persons near Panda Bazaar in Dipanchanchal area in Cuttack on Wednesday.
As per sources, the gang was hatching a plan to commit loot in the area when they were zeroed in.
Acting on reliable information, a police team apprehended the dacoit gang on suspicion and subsequently arrested them. The cops also seized one pistol, live bullets, sharp weapons and a motorcycle from them.
A case has been registered against the accused under relevant Sections of the IPC, sources said.