Dhenkanal: A Grahak Seva officer was robbed of Rs 1.76 lakh at gunpoint Tundimunda Chhak here by three miscreants suspected to members of black pulsar gang.
According to reports, the looters targeted the Grahak Seva officer of SBI while the latter was on his way to Batagaon Seva Kendra from Kamakhyanagar.
Three miscreants riding on black Pulsar bike intercepted the officer near Tundimunda Chhak under Kankadahada police limits and snatched away the bag containing Rs 1.76 lakh at gunpoint before decamping from the spot, sources said.
The victim has reportedly, lodged a complaint with the local police station in this regard. Though the police have initiated a probe, no arrests have been made so far.
It may be mentioned here that biker gangs prefer to use black pulsars during snatching due to its speed and fuel efficiency.