Finance firm agent hacked, robbed of Rs 1 lakh in Khurda
Khurda: Unidentified miscreants looted Rs 1 lakh from an agent of a finance firm after hacking him on Srirampur-Thanapalli road under Begunia police limits in Khurda district on Wednesday.
According to sources, the victim, an agent of a finance company, was on his way when four masked bike-borne miscreants waylaid him on Srirampur-Thanapalli road this afternoon and tried to snatch money bag from him.
When opposed, the desperadoes attacked the man with sharp weapons and decamped with the bag containing Rs 1 lakh.
On being informed about the incident, police rushed to the spot and admitted the injured man to the hospital. Meanwhile, police have also launched a probe into the incident.