Miscreants loot Odisha Gramya bank in Mayurbhanj
Mayurbhanj: Unidentified miscreants looted lakhs from Odisha Gramya Bank’s Pratapur branch under Badasahi police limits in Mayurbhanj district last night.
Sources said, three miscreants, barged into the Panchayat office located behind the bank and threatened the guards with guns. Later, they broke open the window of the bank and fled with lakhs of rupees.
On being intimated by the guards immediately, police along with a dog squad and scientific team reached the spot and launched a probe into the matter.
However, the amount of cash looted is yet to be ascertained.
Irate over the loot incident, the locals have blocked Badsahi-Baripada road, said a source.